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Gravel, Joseph Jr.

MILITARY SERVICE

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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VITALS

Birth: 09/1846, Waltham, VT
Death: 11/28/1902

Burial: Prospect Cemetery, Vergennes, VT
Marker/Plot: Lot B45
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Alan Lathrop
Findagrave Memorial #: 42141813

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 3/21/1889, VT; widow Celia, 12/6/1902, VT
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

DESCENDANTS

Cousin of colelogcabin@gmavt.net, Charlotte, VT

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Prospect Cemetery, Vergennes, VT

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Tidbit

"...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, 1889
Courtesy of Daniel T. Cole

Thu, Dec 4, 1902 – 8 · The Bridport Sun (Bridport, Vermont) · Newspapers.com