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Sherman, Harry M.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 0, credited to Richmond, VT
Unit(s): 12th US INF
Service: MSCN, 12th US INF, enl 11/9/61, m/o 11/13/64 per 1890 Census

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VITALS

Birth: 09/20/1840, Richmond, VT
Death: 08/22/1930

Burial: Riverview Cemetery, Richmond, VT
Marker/Plot: 23
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Alan Lathrop
Findagrave Memorial #: 42815796

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/12/1865
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: None

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Riverview Cemetery, Richmond, VT

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Obituary

H.M. SHERMAN, CIVIL WAR VETERAN, DIES

Bennington, Aug. 22. - Harry M. Sherman, 90, oldest Civil war veteran at the Vermont Soldiers' home, died early this morning. A native of Richmond, he enlisted in 1862 in Company G, 12th United States infantry, and served during the remainder of the war. He had been an inmate of the Soldiers' home during the last 17 years.

Source: Rutland Daily Herald, August 23, 1930
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.