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Bowen, Azro B.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 26, credited to Bethel, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: enl 8/30/64, m/i 8/30/64, Pvt, Co. F, 9th VT INF, m/o 6/13/65

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VITALS

Birth: 08/13/1838, Bethel, VT
Death: 08/03/1933

Burial: South View Cemetery, Randolph, VT
Marker/Plot: Block 16 Lot 1 Grave 1
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Joe Schenkman

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

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 10/23/1890, 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: None

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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Tombstone

South View Cemetery, Randolph, VT

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AZERO BOWEN

One of Few Remaining Civil War Veterans Answers Call.

Randolph. Aug. 4. A.Zero Bowen, 95, one of the few remaining Civil war veterans in this vicinity, died at 2:30 yesterday afternoon in the Thayer brook neighborhood two and one half miles from this village. Mr. Bowen has been a very active farmer during his reclining years. His wife died a few years ago. One daughter, Violet, and two sons, Kenneth and Haskell, survive him, residing at home.

Source: Barre Daily Times, August 4, 1933
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.