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Skinner, George W.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Arlington, VT
Unit(s): 8th VT INF
Service: enl 8/26/64, m/i 8/26/64, Pvt, Co. H, 8th VT INF, wdd, Cedar Creek, 10/19/64, m/o 6/1/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1846, Amherst, MA
Death: 10/07/1907

Burial: Brookside Cemetery, Chester, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 111815315

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 12/28/1887, 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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Brookside Cemetery, Chester, VT

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Obituary

Chester Veteranís Sudden Death

Chester, Oct. 7. - George W. Skinner, aged 61 years, died suddenly yesterday at his home west of Main street, of apoplexy. He was born at Amherst, Mass., and formerly lived in Acworth, N. H. He was a member of Henry post, G. A. R., having served in company H, 8th Vermont infantry. The funeral will be held Wednesday afternoon. Burial will be in Brookside cemetery.

Source: Rutland Daily Herald, October 8, 1907.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.