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Howe, Omar M.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Londonderry, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 7/28/62, m/i 9/1/62, Pvt, Co. G, 11th VT INF, m/o 6/24/65

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1844, Londonderry, VT
Death: 04/10/1905

Burial: Pleasant View Cemetery, Ludlow, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Joie Finley Morris +

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

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/29/1880; widow Elvira M., 5/4/1905
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: VA
(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: The 11th Vermont Infantry was also known as the 1st Vermont Heavy Artillery; the names were used interchangably for most of its career


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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Pleasant View Cemetery, Ludlow, VT

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Obituary

OMAR M. HOWE

Former Resident of This Place Dies of Tuberculosis at Home of Robert Hoskison in Ludlow.

Ludlow, April 11. - Omar M. Howe of Bridgeport, Ct., died of tuberculosis at the home of Robert Hoskison at the Summit, Monday evening. He was the son of Alva Howe of Weston, and was in the 60th year of his age. Mr. Howe was a veteran of the civil war, being a member of Co. G, 11th Vermont volunteer infantry. He was formerly a resident of Rutland and also of Arlington, going later to Springfield, Mass.

Surviving are his wife, one daughter, and three brothers, Zeno Howe of Claremont, N.H., Herbert Howe of Proctorsville and E. A. Howe of Ludlow; two sisters, Mrs. Charles Knight of Tyson and Mrs. Robert Hoskison of the Summit.

The funeral was held at the home of Robert Hoskison this afternoon at 2 o'clock. Rev. R. W. Roundy officiated. Burial was in the cemetery at this place.

Source: Rutland Daily Herald, April 12, 1905
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.