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Smith, Gilbert O.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Northfield, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT CAV, VRC
Service: enl 9/18/61, m/i, Pvt, Co. C, 1st VT CAV, 11/19/61, wdd, Gettysburg, 7/3/63, tr to VRC 3/29/64, m/o 11/16/64

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VITALS

Birth: 11/13/1843, Unknown
Death: 07/09/1903

Burial: Village Cemetery, Williamstown, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Joe Schenkman
Findagrave Memorial #: 115258221

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/6/1865; widow Resina S., 1/21/1904, 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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Tombstone

Village Cemetery, Williamstown, VT

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Obituary

Gilbert O. Smith of Williamstown died at his home in that town last Thursday night after an illness of several weeks. He was a veteran of the civil war and was prominent in G.A.R. circles.

Source: St. Johnsbury Caledonian, July 15, 1903
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.