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Mason, James

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 27, credited to Rutland, VT
Unit(s): 5th VT INF
Service: enl 8/22/61, m/i 9/16/61, 3SGT, Co. G, 5th VT INF, wdd, Savage's Station, 6/29/63, pow, Savage's Station, 6/29/62, prld 7/25/62, dsrtd 8/8/62 from near Fort Monroe, VA

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1827, Ira, VT
Death: 03/17/1879

Burial: Evergreen Cemetery, Rutland, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Jennifer Snoots
Findagrave Memorial #: 88081541

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not found
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: Died in Philadelphia, PA

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BURIAL:

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Evergreen Cemetery, Rutland, VT

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Obituary

James Mason, who died in Philadelphia Monday, was brought to Rutland last evening. His funeral services will take place at the home of his brother, Charles Mason, on park avenue, this afternoon, at 2 o'clock, Rev. J. K. Richardson, officiating.

Source: Rutland Daily Herald, March 20, 1879
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.