Age: 22, credited to Williston, VT
Unit(s): 3rd VT INF
Service: substitute - enl 8/18/64, m/i 8/18/64, PVT, Co. C, 3rd VT INF, m/o 7/11/65
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Birth: 1842, Canada East
Burial: Veterans Home Cemetery, Bennington, VT
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 95712162
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 9/11/1889, VT; widow Rosa, 11/20/1890, VT
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: VT
(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: Died at Bennington Soldiers' Home
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Veterans Home Cemetery, Bennington, VT
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A Veteran Suicides
BENNINGTON, Vt., Nov. 7. - Frank Plant, about 53 years of age, a member of Stannard post, G.A.R., late of Co. D, 3rd Vt. Regt., committed suicide by hanging himself with a strap in the stable of the Soldiers' home last night. He was receiving temporary aid at the home, having formerly been cared for from November, 1887 to January, 1890.
Source: Burlington Free Press, November 8, 1890
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.