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Lee, Gideon E.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 22, credited to Chester, VT
Unit(s): 16th VT INF
Service: enl 9/15/62, m/i 10/23/62, Pvt, Co. K, 16th VT INF, m/o 8/10/63

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VITALS

Birth: 1841, Chester, VT
Death: 02/23/1902

Burial: North Street Cemetery, Chester, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 111587277

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/26/1887, VT; widow Melissa S., 3/29/1902, 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

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Tombstone

North Street Cemetery, Chester, VT

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Obituary

CHESTER

Gideon E. Lee died at his home on North street last Sunday, aged 62 years, after a long illness of heart disease. Mr. Lee was a member of Company K, 16th regiment, Vermont Infantry, in the war of the rebellion. The funeral was held at Universalist church.

Source: Vermont Phoenix, February 28, 1902.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.