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Colby, Alpha H.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 33, credited to Tunbridge, VT
Unit(s): 12th VT INF
Service: enl 8/22/62, m/i 10/4/62, Pvt, Co. D, 12th VT INF, m/o 7/14/63

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1829, Tunbridge, VT
Death: 03/07/1906

Burial: Spring Road Cemetery, Tunbridge, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: R. N. Ward Jr.

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 8/24/1882, VT; widow Rosa M., 5/17/1906, VT
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: See Benedict's Army Life in Virginia

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BURIAL:

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Spring Road Cemetery, Tunbridge, VT

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Obituary

North Tunbridge

A. H. Colby died at his residence Wednesday of last week.The funeral was held Saturday afternoon at the Baptist church, Rev. E. C. Clark officiating. Mr. Colby was nearly 80 years of age, and an old-time resident of Tunbridge. He was a soldier in the CivilWar.His last sickness resulted from a paralytic shock. Several comrades of his company were in attendance at the funeral.

Source: West Randolph Herald and News, 15 Mar 1906
Transcribed by Deanna French