Age: 40, credited to Morristown, VT
Unit(s): 8th VT INF
Service: enl 12/10/61, m/i 2/18/62, Pvt, Co. A, 8th VT INF, reen 1/5/64, m/o 6/28/65
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Birth: abt 1821, Ireland
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not Found
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 the Soldiers Home in Bennington, VT. Funeral at the M.E. Church in Wolcott.
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2nd Great Grandfather of Floyd McNally, Barre, VT
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The Vermont Journal, July 6, 1899
The sixth death at the Vermont Soldiers' Home, Bennington falls to be recorded. Richard Kusic, a veteran of the 8th Vermont regiment died Friday. The immediate cause was apoplexy. Kusic, however, had reached the limit of the allotted span. He served during the whole of his regiment's services in the war and was admitted to the home on the 8th of March, last.
Contributed by Cathy Hoyt.
8th Vermont Infantry Regimental History