Atkins, Alson D.
Age: 24, credited to Lincoln, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: enl 8/20/64, m/i 8/20/64, Pvt, Co. C, 9th VT INF, m/o 6/13/65
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Birth: 08/22/1840, Lincoln, VT
Burial: Greenwood Cemetery, Bristol, VT
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Alan Lathrop
Findagrave Memorial #: 46083054
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/18/1879; widow Oricra, 1/17/1910, 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)
Webmaster's Note: If this soldier enlisted before 9/1/62, and was with the regiment on 9/13/62, he would have briefly been taken prisoner along with the entire regiment at Harper's Ferry. Read the blue section of the unit's Organization and Service for details.
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Courtesy of Bernie Noble
Alson D. Atkins died in Lincoln Friday morning. He was a veteran of the Civil War serving in Co. C, 9th Vt.
Source: Burlington Free Press, Nov. 4, 1909
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.