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Carpenter, David R. Jr.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 20, credited to Bridport, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: enl 6/7/62, m/i 7/9/62, Pvt, Co. C, 9th VT INF, dsrtd 1/29/63

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VITALS

Birth: 1842, Bridport, VT
Death: 10/20/1932

Burial: Lakeview Cemetery, Burlington, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 36786283

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 10/20/1898, 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: 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 unit's Organization and Service for details.


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BURIAL:

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Lakeview Cemetery, Burlington, VT

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Obituary

David R. Carpenter

David R. Carpenter, aged 83, for many years a successful farmer in Charlotte, died at his home in Hinesburg yesterday afternoon after a short illness.

Mr. Carpenter is survived by one son, Clarence; by three grandchildren, all of Hinesburg; by one brother, Joseph of Burlington.

Funeral for Mr. Carpenter will be held at 1:30 o'clock Sunday afternoon at his late home. Burial will be in Lake View cemetery in this city.

Source: Burlington Daily News, October 21, 1932
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.