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Green, George W.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Bristol, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: enl 7/30/64, m/i 7/30/64, Pvt, Co. C, 9th VT INF, m/o 6/13/65

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VITALS

Birth: 06/01/1846, Lincoln, VT
Death: 06/15/1919

Burial: Lee Cemetery, Lincoln, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Alan Lathrop

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/18/1879; widow Percis, 7/7/1919
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: If this soldier enlisted before 9/1/62, and was with the regiment on 9/13/62, he would have briefly been taken prisoner along with the entire regiment at Harper's Ferry. Read the unit's Organization and Service for details.


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BURIAL:

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Lee Cemetery, Lincoln, VT

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Obituary

George W. Green, who died Saturday, June 14, after an illness of five weeks, following an operation for intestinal trouble, was born in this town 73 years ago, June 1, and had lived here all his life with the exception of about 10 years. He was a veteran of the Civil war, enlisting at the age of 17 years, as a member of Company C, Ninth Vermont infantry. He married Persis Heath of Warren. His friends were many. Besides the widow, he is survived by a sister, Mrs. Joseph Tate of Waterbury. The funeral was held at the home Thursday afternoon at two o'clock. The Rev. T.B. Hughes of Bristol officiated in the absence of the local pastor, the Rev. Arnot Dexter. The bearers were neighbors, L.E. Jackman, G.A. Thayer, Bert Siples, C.W. Sweet, C.A. Purington and Arthur Varney. Burial was in Lee cemetery.

Source: Middlebury Register, June 27, 1919
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.