Hunt, George W.
Age: 18, credited to Braintree, VT
Unit(s): 12th VT INF, 17th VT INF
Service: enl 8/20/62, m/i 10/4/62, Pvt, Co. F, 12th VT INF, m/o 7/14/63; enl 3/29/64, m/i 4/12/64, Pvt, Co. E, 17th VT INF, m/o 7/14/65
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Birth: 07/26/1843, Danville, VT
Burial: Hope Cemetery, Barre, VT
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/14/1880, VT
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: ME, VT
(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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Hope Cemetery, Barre, VT
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CIVIL WAR VETERAN DEAD.
George W. Hunt Had Been Barre Resident Many Years.
George W. Hunt, a veteran of the Civil war, died at the City hospital at 11:30 this forenoon, death being due to the infirmities of his age. He had been at the hospital for a week. He had been a resident of Barre many years but at various times had been at the Soldiers' home in Bennington. He was a member of Crandall post, G.A.R., of Barre. A daughter, Mrs. Nettie Owen of Lowell, Mass., survives.
Funeral services will be held tomorrow at 10 a.m. at Perry & Noonan's undertaking parlors.
Source: Barre Times, Dec. 5, 1921
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.