Porter, Lewis W.
Age: 26, credited to Franklin, VT
Unit(s): 1st NH CAV
Service: enl, Bow, 3/42/64, m/i, Pvt, Co. B, 3/24/64, 1st NH CAV, pow, Ream's Station, VA, prld 9/12/64, m/o 7/25/65
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Birth: 1837, Franklin, VT
Burial: Worcester Village Cemetery, Worcester, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Denis & Karen Jaquish
Findagrave Memorial #: 81687148
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/30/1884, VT; widow Addie M., 4/15/1911, VT
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)
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Village Cemetery, Worcester, VT
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Death of Louis W. Porter, After Long Illness.
Louis W. Porter died Thursday at his home on College street, at the age of 74 years. His death was caused by chronic bronchitis and complications. Mr. Porter was born in Fairfax and moved from there to Worcester, where he lived until about a year ago, when he came to Montpelier. He was a Civil war veteran and member of Brooks post of this city. The funeral will be conducted from his late home tomorrow afternoon, Rev. J.E. Wright officiating.
Source: Barre Times, March 23, 1911
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.