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Richardson, George W.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 22, credited to Randolph, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF
Service: enl 4/26/61, m/i 6/20/61, Pvt, Co. E, 2nd VT INF, pr CPL, reen 12/21/63, dsrtd 7/27/64

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VITALS

Birth: 1839, Randolph, VT
Death: 07/26/1922

Burial: Branch Cemetery, Hancock, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan

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

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not found
Portrait?: Gibson Collection, Italo Collection
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: Graves Registration Project, WPA, lists stone as "R"

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Branch Cemetery, Hancock, VT

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Photo

John Gibson Collection

Photo

Photo

Ed Italo Collection

Obituary

George W. Richardson, who has been living with his daughter, Mrs. John Andress, died of a complication of diseases July 27 at the age of 84 years. The funeral was held at the home of his daughter and interment was made in the Branch cemetery, the Rev. Hayward of Rochester officiated. Mr. Richard was a veteran of the Civil War and is survived by three children, George E. Richardson of Brandon, Lucius Richardson of Rockford, Ill., and Mrs. John Andress of this town.

Source: Burlington Free Press, August 3, 1922
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.