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Bannister, Sylvester

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 28, credited to Warren, VT
Unit(s): 6th VT INF
Service: enl 10/14/61, m/i 10/15/61, PVT, Co. A, 6th VT INF, reen 12/15/63, pr CSSGT, 10/15/64, m/o 6/26/65

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VITALS

Birth: 08/09/1831, Bethel, VT
Death: 08/17/1905

Burial: Warren Cemetery, Warren, VT
Marker/Plot: 10
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Deanna French
Findagrave Memorial #: 115549669

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 8/3/1891, VT; widow Eliza A., 9/8/1905, VT
Portrait?: VHS Collections
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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Warren Cemetery, Warren, VT

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Photo

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Obituary

Death of Civil War Veteran

Sylvester Bannister, a veteran of the Civil War, died at his home in Warren August 18. He was for many years in the grist mill business. He bought the mill in 1859.

Source: St. Albans Weekly Messenger, August 24, 1905
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.