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Cole, Orra C.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 25, credited to Hardwick, VT
Unit(s): 10th VT INF, 1st US ARTY
Service: enl 7/17/62, m/i 9/1/62, Pvt, Co. A, 10th VT INF, wdd, Cedar Creek, 10/19/64, tr to Co. E, 1st US ARTY 6/16/65, m/o 6/17/68

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VITALS

Birth: 07/18/1837, Walden, VT
Death: 03/09/1896

Burial: North Walden Cemetery, Walden, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 20768275

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 5/15/1879; widow Almira A., 4/24/1896, VT, not approved
Portrait?: VHS Collections
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: 10th Vt. History off-site

DESCENDANTS

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Tombstone

North Walden Cemetery, Walden, VT

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Photo

VHS Tintypes Collection

Obituary

Orra Cole, aged 56 years. A veteran of the 12th (sic) Vermont volunteers, died suddenly of heart disease last week Tuesday and was buried at North Walden, under the auspices of Burnside Post, G. A. R., and the Good Templars. He leaves a widow.

Source: Argus and Patriot, March 18, 1896.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.