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Lee, Moses F.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 21, credited to Fair Haven, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 8/9/62, m/i 9/1/62, Pvt, Co. C, 11th VT INF, m/o 6/24/65

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VITALS

Birth: 08/1840, Willsboro, NY
Death: 06/18/1926

Burial: Prospect Cemetery, Middlebury, VT
Marker/Plot: 79
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Alan Lathrop
Findagrave Memorial #: 40837321

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 10/26/1892, DC
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: The 11th Vermont Infantry was also known as the 1st Vermont Heavy Artillery; the names were used interchangably for most of its career


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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Prospect Cemetery, Middlebury, VT

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Obituary

Moses F. Lee, 82, Dies in East Middlebury

Middlebury, June 20. - Moses F. Lee, 82, died Friday night at the home of his nephew, Henry M. Lee of East Middlebury.

Mr. Lee enlisted August 9, 1862 in Company C, 11th Vermont, and was made a corporal the following year. He served until the end of the war, being mustered out of service June 24, 1865.

Funeral services will be held from the house tomorrow afternoon at 2 o'clock. Burial will be in Prospect cemetery.

Source: Rutland Daily Herald, June 21, 1926.
Funeral of Moses Lee The funeral of Moses F. Lee was held at the home of his nephew, Henry Lee, East Middlebury, Monday afternoon at 2 o'clock. Rev. Ralph Mittler, pastor of the Methodist church of that place, officiated. Mr. Lee was a Civil war veteran having enlisted in fair Haven in Company C, 11th Vermont, on August 9, 1862. The American Legion of this village attended in a body under command of George Hathaway and furnished a firing squad. There were also several members of William P. Russell post, No. 89, of the G. A. R., in attendance besides a large number of relatives and friends. The bearers were Dr. J. J. Ross, Roberts Mundy, A. Provoncha and Budd Wargen, members of the Middlebury legion post of the American Legion and interment was in the family lot in Prospect cemetery.

Source: Rutland Daily Herald, June 22, 1926.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.