Age: 19, credited to Goshen, VT
Unit(s): 5th VT INF
Service: enl 9/6/61, m/i 9/16/61, Pvt, Co. H, 5th VT INF, kia, Cold Harbor, 6/3/64
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Birth: abt 1842, Ireland
Burial: Probably buried in an unmarked grave, , VA
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not found
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)
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Died in Virginia
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Killed instantly at Cold Harbor, Va., June 3, Sergeant Michael Courtney, (Carson) of Goshen. Mr. Courtney was a young man of many estimable qualities, highly esteemed by all his acquaintances, comrades and officers, and was a most excellent soldier.
Source: Vermont Record, July 29, 1864
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.