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Thompson, Noah C.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Bristol, VT
Unit(s): 5th VT INF, VRC
Service: enl 8/20/61, m/i 9/16/61, Pvt, Co. B, 5th VT INF, wdd, Savage's Station, 6/29/62, pow, Savage's Station, 6/29/62, prld 7/25/62, tr to VRC 8/1/63, dsrtd 7/1/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1842, Bristol, VT
Death: 04/15/1871

Burial: Greenwood Cemetery, Bristol, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Alan Lathrop
Findagrave Memorial #: 46077913

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 10/8/1868
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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Greenwood Cemetery, Bristol, VT

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Obituary

A murderous affray occurred in New Haven. Vt., on Saturday evening, in which Noah Thompson was stabbed and killed by John A. Ring. Thompson was stabbed nine or ten times, and died in about three minutes.

Source: St. Albans Daily Messenger, April 17, 1871.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.