Age: 0, credited to Burlington, VT
Unit(s): 115th NY INF, 47th NY INF
Service: As Alfred Rekee, enl, Schenectady, m/i, Pvt, Co. B, 2/24/65, tr to Co. B, 47th NY INF, 6/17/65, m/o 8/30/65, Raleigh, NC
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Birth: Unknown, Unknown
Burial: St. Joseph Cemetery, Burlington, VT
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: Reeke, Alfred
Pension?: Not found
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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St. Joseph Cemetery, Burlington, VT
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Alfred Rickey, aged 71, of North Champlain street died Monday morning at his home after a long illness with a complication of diseases. Besides his wife, Mr. Rickey is survived by four children, Mrs. John B. Griffin and Peter Griffin of this city and Fred Rickey of Newark, N. J. He was a member of the Holy Name and St. Joseph's societies.
Mr. Rickey was a veteran of the Civil War, having enlisted in Company B of the 115th New York Volunteers, and later transferred to the 47th New York Infantry. He was honorably discharged at Raleigh, N. C., after the war.
Source: Burlington Free Press, Nov. 4, 1920
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.