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Cook, Henry

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 26, credited to Sheldon, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: recruit, enl 9/15/64, m/o 10/21/64 (pension shows 9th VT INF, unassigned)

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VITALS

Birth: Abt 1840, Sheldon, VT
Death: 02/26/1919

Burial: Newport Center Cemetery, Newport, VT
Marker/Plot: No_Marker
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 9/23/1909, VT, not approved; widow Susan E., 12/18/1922, VT, not approved
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: Marker shown is for son; there is no marker for this soldier.

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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BURIAL:

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Newport Center Cemetery, Newport, VT

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Obituary

NEWPORT

Henry Cook, a veteran of the Civil War, died at his home on Hill street recently. An obituary will follow soon.

Source: St. Johnsbury Caledonian March 10, 1919.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.