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Cook, Lewis B.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 28, credited to East Haven, VT
Unit(s): 6th VT INF
Service: 1st Co. Vt. Drafted Men; enl 8/4/63, m/i 8/4/63, PVT, Co. D, 6th VT INF, kia, Charles Town, 8/21/64

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VITALS

Birth: unknown, Dover, VT
Death: 08/21/1864

Burial: Winchester National Cemetery, Winchester, VA
Marker/Plot: 4215
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Dan Taylor
Findagrave Memorial #: 127738280

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Martha M., 9/22/1864, not approved; minor, 5/14/1866
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: WPA card lists possible cenotaph at East Haven Cemetery, but it has not been located. However, an old stone was found that included an infant son of Lewis B. Cook, so that may have been classified as a cenotaph because it contained his name, although it is not one.

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Winchester National Cemetery, VA

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Obituary

REPORTS FROM VERMONT TROOPS

List of Casualties in the 1st Vt. Brigade from June 26th to Aug. 22, 1864

KILLED

SIXTH REGIMENT

Co. D Aug. 21, Lewis B. Cook, East Haven

Source: Vermont Journal, September 9, 1864
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.