Goss, Loren D.
Age: 41, credited to Hartford, VT
Unit(s): 16th VT INF
Service: enl 9/4/62, m/i 10/23/62, Pvt, Co. G, 16th VT INF, m/o 8/10/63
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Birth: abt 1821, Chelsea, VT
Burial: Oak Ridge Cemetery, Southbridge, MA
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/22/1868; widow Julia, 6/2/1894, ME
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: VT
(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: Died at Bennington Soldiers' Home
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Oak Ridge Cemetery, Southbridge, MA
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L. D. Goss, an inmate of the soldiers' home hospital, died Wednesday morning from a shock of apoplexy he had Saturday evening. He was walking up North street at that time with a party from the home when he suddenly fell to ghe ground. He was taken to the home when it was found that one side was completely paralyzed. He was a member of company A, 16th Vermont, and was admitted to the home November 24, 1892. The remains were forwarded to Southbridge, Mass., for burial. This is death the 41st at the home.
Source: Rutland Daily Herald, 6 April 1894.
Transcribed by Tom Ledoux