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Williams, Richard J.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 0, credited to Fair Haven, VT
Unit(s): USA
Service: US Medical Department, Hosp. Stwrd.

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VITALS

Birth: 04/15/1835, Wales
Death: 05/27/1911

Burial: Cedar Grove Cemetery, Fair Haven, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 44108827

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 1/14/1891, NY
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: VT
(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 Stephen A. Moss, Salisbury, NC

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Tombstone

Cedar Grove Cemetery, Fair Haven, VT

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Obituary

News of the State

Dr. Richard J. Williams, aged 76 years, who died May 27 of heart failure, had been a resident of the soldiers' home at Bennington for the past 16 years. He was a member of the U.S. Hospital Medical Corps and saw much active service.

Source: St. Albans Daily Messenger, May 31, 1911.
Transcribed by Tom Ledoux

Richard Williams was listed as an inmate at the Bennington Soldiers' Home in the 1900 Census.