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Fish, Dana

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 0, credited to Castleton, VT
Unit(s): 22nd NY INF, 93rd NY INF
Service: enl 9/16/62, Chester, NY, m/i as Pvt, Co. G, 22nd NY INF, 9/16/62, tr to Co. H, 93rd NY INF 5/29/63, wdd, Wilderness, 5/6/64, m/o 5/12/65, Elmira, NY

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VITALS

Birth: 10/30/1840, Unknown
Death: 01/10/1921

Burial: Hillside Cemetery, Castleton, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: David & Gayle French
Findagrave Memorial #: 15173326

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 5/11/1878; widow Mary J., 2/26/1921, VT
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

DESCENDANTS

Great Grandfather of David R. Swift, Pittsford, VT

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Hillside Cemetery, Castleton, VT

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Obituary

HYDEVILLE

Rev. Dana Fish, aged 80 years, died yesterday morning at 10:30 o'clock. He is survived by his wife and 11 children, three of them by a former marriage. Mr. Fish was a member of Roberts post, No. 14, G. A. R., of Rutland, and for a number of years was adjutant of the post. He was chaplain of the Equal Rights Community club. It was his request that the post have charge of the funeral, which will be held from the house tomorrow afternoon at 1 o'clock. Burial will be in Hillside cemetery, Castleton.

Source: Rutland Daily Herald, January 11, 1921.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.