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Robinson, Joseph

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 27, credited to Bridgewater, VT
Unit(s): 6th VT INF
Service: enl 3/13/62, m/i 4/12/62, Pvt, Co. D, 6th VT INF, pow, Savage's Station, 6/29/62, prld 9/13/62, dsrtd 6/25/63, rtnd 10/23/63, m/o 6/28/64

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VITALS

Birth: 1835, Windsor, VT
Death: 03/23/1894

Burial: Veterans Home Cemetery, Bennington, VT
Marker/Plot: 5
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 95712217

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 8/8/1879; widow Caroline B., 7/31/1903, NH, not approved
Portrait?: Unknown
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, VT

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Veterans Home Cemetery, Bennington, VT

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Obituary

Joseph Robinson, late Co. D, 9th Vt. Regiment age 61 years, died at Brattleboro Retreat, March 22, 1894. He was admitted to the Vermont Soldiers' Home July 8, 1889, from Bridgewater. In April , 1890, he was taken to the retreat at Brattleboro for care, having become violently insane. He will be buried in the Soldiers' Home cemetery at Bennington. Death No. 40.

Source: Burlington Free Press, March 26, 1894
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.