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Carr, Michael

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 31, credited to St. Johnsbury, VT
Unit(s): 8th VT INF, 63rd NY INF
Service: enl 12/20/61, m/i 2/18/62, Pvt, Co. I, 8th VT INF, dis/dsb 6/6/63, New Orleans; enl 1/8/64, Co. D, 63rd NY INF, dis/dsb 5/22/65, David's Island, NY

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VITALS

Birth: 1819/1829, County Donegal, Ireland
Death: 01/11/1898

Burial: Mount Calvary Cemetery, St. Johnsbury, VT
Marker/Plot: JB45a
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 119768282

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/13/1868 (both units)
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: Michael died of cancer in St. Johnsbury on 2/11/1898. He was listed as unmarried, age 75.

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Mount Calvary Cemetery, St. Johnsbury, VT

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Obituary

Michael Carr died Thursday, aged about 60 years. He served through the late war and was a faithful soldier. He had no relatives in this part of the country.

Source: St. Johnsbury Republican, February 16, 1898
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.