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McGookin, Rodney

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 36, credited to Belvidere, VT
Unit(s): 8th VT INF, 11th VT INF
Service: enl 10/25/61, m/i 2/18/62, Pvt, Co. A, 8th VT INF, m/o 7/15/62; enl 9/16/63, m/i 10/7/63, Pvt, Co. M, 11th VT INF, pow 8/6/64, prld 2/22/65, at Campt Parole, MD, 8/6/65, m/o 6/9/65

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VITALS

Birth: 12/10/1825, Ireland
Death: 04/09/1866

Burial: St. Patrick Cemetery, Fairfield, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 15820038

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 10/16/1862, VT; widow Hannah, 5/21/1866, 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: 8th Vt. History off-site, Brother of Henry and James

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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St. Patricks Cemetery, Fairfield, VT

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