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Gilson, Curtis H.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 31, credited to Hartford, VT
Unit(s): 6th VT INF
Service: 2nd Co. Vt. Drafted Men/substitute; enl 8/19/63, m/i 8/19/63, PVT, Co. A, 6th VT INF, wdd, Charles Town, 8/21/64, m/o 5/13/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1830, Plymouth, VT
Death: 03/21/1892

Burial: Baileys Mill Cemetery, Reading, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Joie Finley Morris +
Findagrave Memorial #: 118639612

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 10/4/1865; widow Rachel M., 4/7/1892, 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

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Baileys Mill Cemetery, Reading, VT

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Obituary

READING Mr. Curtis Gilson died on March 21, after a long illness. His age was 61 years. The funeral was held on the 24th, Elder Kidder officiating. The Henry E. Giddings G.A.R. post, of which the deceased was a member, attended in a body and took charge of the burial.

Source: Burlington Free Press, March 30, 1892
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.