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Martell, John

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Highgate, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: enl 6/2/62, m/i 7/9/62, Pvt, Co. A, 9th VT INF, m/o 6/13/65 (Martin on rosters)

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VITALS

Birth: 03/15/1844, Unknown
Death: 01/16/1914

Burial: St. Marys Cemetery, Springfield, VT
Marker/Plot: 112
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, 6/22/1881, VT; widow Libbie E., 10/30/1916, VT, not approved (Martin)
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

Webmaster's Note: If this soldier enlisted before 9/1/62, and was with the regiment on 9/13/62, he would have briefly been taken prisoner along with the entire regiment at Harper's Ferry. Read the blue section of the unit's Organization and Service for details.


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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

St. Marys Cemetery, Springfield, VT

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Obituary

SPRINGFIELD The funeral of John Martell, aged 69 years, was held at the Church of the Maternity, Monday morning, Rev. Fr. Sullivan officiating. Mr. Martell was born in Highgate. He is survived by a wife and four children.

Source: Vermont Tribune, January 22, 1914
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.