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Shores, George W.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 22, credited to Granby, VT
Unit(s): 8th VT INF
Service: enl 1/1/62, m/i 2/18/62, Pvt, Co. K, 8th VT INF, m/o 7/5/62

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VITALS

Birth: 04/07/1839, Victory, VT
Death: 12/28/1917

Burial: Granby Village Cemetery, Granby, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 119091099

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 8/1/1863; widow 2/13/1918, VT
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

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BURIAL:

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Granby Village Cemetery, Granby, VT

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Obituary

In the death of George W. Shores, the last one of the Civil war veterans was taken from Granby.

Source: Barre Times, Jan. 11, 1918
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.