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Gravel, Joseph Jr.
Age: 18, credited to Charlotte, VT
Unit(s): 6th VT INF
Service: Substitute - enl 7/27/64, m/i 7/27/64, PVT, Co. A, 6th VT INF, m/o 6/19/65
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Birth: 09/1846, Waltham, VT
Burial: Prospect Cemetery, Vergennes, VT
Marker/Plot: Lot B45
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Alan Lathrop
Findagrave Memorial #: 42141813
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 3/21/1889, VT; widow Celia, 12/6/1902, VT
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)
Cousin of Jerry Cols, Charlotte, VT
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Prospect Cemetery, Vergennes, VT
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"...in the service and in the line of duty at Burlington in the State of Vermont on or about July 1865, he received a pistol wound of left leg under the following circumstances: was in camp at Burlington, VT, waiting to be mustered out and receive our pay when he was shot by some unknown party this while in line of duty. Was in hospital at Burlington one night after being shot..."
Source: Declaration for Original Invalid Pension, dated Mary 16, 1889Thu, Dec 4, 1902 – 8 · The Bridport Sun (Bridport, Vermont) · Newspapers.com
Courtesy of Daniel T. Cole