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Simonds, William

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 0, credited to Vermont
Unit(s): 26th MA INF
Service: Co. C, 26th MA INF

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VITALS

Birth: 05/11/1828, Northfield, MA
Death: 12/12/1916

Burial: Meeting House Hill Cemetery, Brattleboro, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
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, 7/28/1888, VT
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: Unknown

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BURIAL:

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Meeting House Hill Cemetery, Brattleboro, VT

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Obituary

Served All Through the Civil War

William Simonds, 87, a native of Northfield, Mass, a veteran of the Civil War, and a resident of Brattleboro for 50 years, is dead. Death was caused by a breaking down due to old age. Mr. Simonds was born in Northfield, Mass., in 1829. He enlisted in Co. G, 29th Massachusetts regiment in May, 1864, and re-enlisted in Co. C of the same regiment. He served throughout the Civil War, being discharged in August, 1865.

Source: St. Albans Daily Messenger, December 21, 1916
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.