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Pierce, Sem Jr.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 36, credited to Londonderry, VT
Unit(s): 16th VT INF
Service: enl 8/29/62, m/i 10/23/62, PVT, Co. D, 16th VT INF, pr CPL 1/11/63, pr SGT 5/7/63, m/o 8/10/63

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VITALS

Birth: 12/21/1825, Londonderry, VT
Death: 07/26/1916

Burial: Rest Haven Cemetery, Londonderry, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Bob Edwards

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/19/1880, 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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Rest Haven Cemetery, Londonderry, VT

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Obituary

Sam Pierce, 90, died at his home im South Londonderry Wednesday morning after an illness of several months. He was a Civil war veteran serving in Company D, 16th Vermont regiment. He was the oldest member of Hooker post, G.A.R.

Source: Barre Times, July 28, 1916
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.