Age: 22, credited to Bridport, VT
Unit(s): 5th VT INF
Service: substitute - enl 8/20/64, m/i 8/20/64, PVT, Co. F, 5th VT INF, m/o 6/29/65
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Birth: 09/09/1841, Hinesburg, VT
Burial: Veterans Home Cemetery, Bennington, VT
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 133264603
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 3/23/1894
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: Died at Bennington Soldiers' Home
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Veterans Home Cemetery, Bennington, VT
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Thurs. Feb 7,1907
Wm. Austin was admitted to the Soldiers' Home from Pittsford Monday. He was 65 years of age, served during the rebellion in Company F, 5th Vermont Volunteers. He was in poor health when he reached the home and died Tuesday afternoon. A sister came this afternoon and the funeral was held at 1:30 this afternoon.
Contributed by Tom Boudreau.