Age: 0, credited to Poultney, VT
Unit(s): 96th NY INF, VRC
Service: enl, CPL, Co. H, 96th NY INF, 10/21/61, m/o 11/18/64; Co. H, 10th VRC, 8th Co. 2nd Btln, VRC
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Birth: 1843, Unknown
Burial: Poultney Cemetery, Poultney, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Steve Smith
Findagrave Memorial #: 23669034
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 4/12/1872; widow Jennie S., 5/22/1897, VT
Portrait?: Poultney GAR Collection
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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Poultney Cemetery, Poultney, VT
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Thomas Wilson, a veteran of the rebellion, died at his home on Furnace street Monday night. He was 55 years of age. He leaves wife and a brother. The funeral will be held Friday. Post Joyce, G.A.R. will attend.
Source: Rutland Daily Herald, April 28, 1897
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.