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Ring, George H.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 20, credited to Huntington, VT
Unit(s): 7th VT INF, 17th VT INF
Service: enl 12/9/61, m/i 2/12/62, Pvt, Co. E, 7th VT INF, m/o 12/31/62; enl 12/29/63, m/i 3/1/64, CPL, Co. B, 17th VT INF, wdd, Spotsylvania, 5/12/64, m/o 7/14/65

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VITALS

Birth: 11/11/1841, Jay, NY
Death: 03/22/1926

Burial: Greenwood Cemetery, Bristol, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Alan Lathrop
Findagrave Memorial #: 45481415

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 2/8/1869
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

DESCENDANTS

3rd Great Grandfather of Valarie A. Gravelle, Monkton, VT

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Greenwood Cemetery, Bristol, VT

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Obituary

BRISTOL

George Ring, a veteran of the Civil war, died at his boarding place, Monday morning, at the age of 85. He enlisted from the town of Huntington Dec,. 29, 1863. He was wounded May 12, 1864, and later was promoted to sergeant. He was mustered out July 14, 1865. He was a member of Company B, Seventeenth Vermont volunteers, and served two enlistments, having enlisted in Company E Seventh Vermont volunteers. He is survived by three daughters, Mrs. Wallace Rockwood of this place, Mrs. T. Trudo of Ticonderoga and Mrs. Wendell Danforth of Hudson Falls, N. Y. With the passing of Mr. Ring there are but four G. A. R. Men left in this place, Lester Bryant, 86, Phillip Dwire, 81, Noah Lathrop, 78, and Charles Clapper, 79 years old.

Source: Orwell Citizen, March 25, 1926.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.