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Rice, George M.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 24, credited to Colchester, VT
Unit(s): 3rd VT INF
Service: enl 7/10/61, m/i 7/16/61, CPL, Co. K, 3rd VT INF, dis/dsb 10/14/62

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VITALS

Birth: 1837, Burlington, VT
Death: 03/17/1872

Burial: Elmwood Avenue Cemetery, Burlington, VT
Marker/Plot: 84
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 107794684

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not found
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Remarks: None

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Elmwood Avenue Cemetery, Burlington, VT

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Obituary

The interment of the remains of Mr. George M. Rice was largely attended yesterday at Locust Street cemetery. Mr. Rice was formerly a resident of this city, and a member of the 3d Vermont Regiment during the war. He died vert suddenly in Boston recently, where he was engaged in a prosperous and lucrative business. He was a member of the Grand Army of the Republic, and by request of the parent Post in Boston, the members of Post Stannard of this city performed escort duty, and gave the military honors at the grave, His remains were accompanied from Boston to this place by a comrade of the Order.

Source: Burlington Free Press, May 1, 1872
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.