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Foster, Henry M.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 31, credited to Orange, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: enl 12/11/63, m/i 1/6/64, Pvt, Co. I, 9th VT INF, tr to Co. D, 6/13/65, m/o 12/1/65

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1832, Orange, VT
Death: 06/01/1897

Burial: Hope Cemetery, Barre, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 125694894

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: yes, 6/14/1880; widow Lucy A., 6/29/1897, 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: None

Webmaster's Note: If this soldier enlisted before 9/1/62, and was with the regiment on 9/13/62, he would have briefly been taken prisoner along with the entire regiment at Harper's Ferry. Read the blue section of the unit's Organization and Service for details.


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Hope Cemetery, Barre, VT

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Obituary

Henry Foster, an old resident of this city, died this morning after several years of enfeebled health. Mr. Foster moved to this city from So. Barre ten or twelve years ago.

Source: Barre Daily Times, June 1, 1897
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.