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Lyon, Albert D.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 20, credited to St. Johnsbury, VT
Unit(s): 17th VT INF
Service: enl 2/24/64, m/i 4/12/64, Pvt, Co. G, 17th VT INF, m/o 7/14/65

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VITALS

Birth: 10/09/1844, Massachusetts
Death: 04/24/1867

Burial: Grove Cemetery, St. Johnsbury, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 30107048

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not Found
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Remarks: None

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BURIAL:

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Grove Cemetery, St. Johnsbury, VT

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Obituary

MAN DROWNED. - Albert Lyon of Waterford was drowned at West Concord on the 12th inst. He, with three others, were running logs in Moose river, when he was in some way knocked into the stream, and before assistance was rendered by the others, he was drowned. Young Lyon was a member of the 17th Vt. Regiment, and went with Grant from the Rapidan to Richmond without sustaining a scratch. He leaves no wife, but a mother who was dependent upon him for support.

Source: Caledonian-Record, April 29, 1867
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.