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Dewey, Edward

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 34, credited to Montpelier, VT
Unit(s): 8th VT INF, USV
Service: comn QM, 8th VT INF, 1/12/64 (1/22/64), apptd CPT and AQM, USV, 2/11/65, but did not accept, m/o 5/25/65

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VITALS

Birth: 03/27/1829, Montpelier, VT
Death: 10/26/1900

Burial: Green Mount Cemetery, Montpelier, VT
Marker/Plot: Lot 649
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 77498672

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Susan G., 5/15/1908, VT
Portrait?: VHS Collections, USAHEC off-site
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

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Tombstone

Green Mount Cemetery, Montpelier, VT

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Photo

VHS - Reunion Society Collection

Photo

VHS - Portrait Files (FPO)

BIOGRAPHY

Quartermaster Edward Dewey has long been connected with the National Life Insurance Company, and is at present vice-president of the company.

Source: 8th Vermont Infantry Regimental History off-site page 261

Edward Dewey

Atlanta Constitution

28 Oct 1900

Brother of Admiral Dewey Dead

Montpelier, Vt., October 27 - Edward Dewey, brother of Admiral Dewey, has died at his home in this city. He had been ill several months with kidney trouble, but his death was unexpected. He was seventy-one years of age. He served in the civil war as quartermaster of the Eighth Vermont regiment.

Contributed by Erik Hinckley.