Age: 18, credited to Highgate, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: enl 6/2/62, m/i 7/9/62, Pvt, Co. A, 9th VT INF, m/o 6/13/65 (Martin on rosters)
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Birth: 03/15/1844, Unknown
Burial: St. Marys Cemetery, Springfield, VT
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Joie Finley Morris +
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/22/1881, VT; widow Libbie E., 10/30/1916, VT, not approved (Martin)
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)
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 blue section of the unit's Organization and Service for details.
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St. Marys Cemetery, Springfield, VT
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SPRINGFIELD The funeral of John Martell, aged 69 years, was held at the Church of the Maternity, Monday morning, Rev. Fr. Sullivan officiating. Mr. Martell was born in Highgate. He is survived by a wife and four children.
Source: Vermont Tribune, January 22, 1914
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.