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Goodell, Dexter S.


Age: 36, credited to Calais, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF, VRC
Service: enl 7/21/62, m/i 9/1/62, PVT, Co. I, 11th VT INF, tr to VRC 2/15/64, m/o 11/17/64

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Birth: 1826, Calais, VT
Death: 07/19/1878

Burial: Ainsworth Cemetery, Calais, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Denis & Karen Jaquish
Findagrave Memorial #: 55986225


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 8/13/1877; widow Mary, 10/16/1878
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(If there are state digraphs above, this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldiers' home in that state after the war)

Remarks: None

Webmaster's Note: The 11th Vermont Infantry was also known as the 1st Vermont Heavy Artillery; the names were used interchangably for most of its career


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Ainsworth Cemetery, Calais, VT

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Dexter Goodell, of Calais, who died the other day, was a veteran of the Mexican War, having served under Gen. Scott, and he also saw about three years’ service in the late war, being a member of the 11th Vermont.

Source: Vermont Phoenix, August 9, 1878.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.