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Pierce, Eli

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 21, credited to Shrewsbury, VT
Unit(s): 4th VT INF
Service: enl 8/22/61, m/i 9/21/61, Pvt, Co. C, 4th VT INF, dis/dsb 12/10/62

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VITALS

Birth: 08/28/1841, Shrewsbury, VT
Death: 06/17/1915

Burial: Northam Cemetery, Shrewsbury, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Jennifer Snoots
Findagrave Memorial #: 94159250

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 12/19/1862
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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Northam Cemetery, Shrewsbury, VT

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Obituary

LUDLOW
Death of Eli Pierce

Eli Pierce, a former resident of this section, died recently at Deland, Fla. His body is to be sent here for burial in Northam, between Plymouth Union and Shrewsbury. Mr. Pierce was a veteran of the Civil war; enlisted in company C, Fourth Vermont volunteers; discharged for disability December 10, 1862. He leaves two sons, Dr. D. C. Pierce of this place and Peter Pierce, who has come here from Maine where he has been employed.

Source: Rutland Daily Herald, June 21, 1915
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.