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Perkins, George W. T.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Haverhill, NH
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: enl 7/12/62, m/i 7/12/62, Pvt, Co. G, 9th VT INF, m/o 6/13/65

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VITALS

Birth: 11/06/1844, Haverhill, NH
Death: 09/22/1922

Burial: Pine Grove Cemetery, Templeton, MA
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 41344135

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 12/8/1904, VT
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: 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: 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 unit's Organization and Service for details.


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Pine Grove Cemetery, Templeton, MA

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Obituary

Georgte W. T. Perkins, aged nearly 78, died suddenly soon after his breakfast at the Soldiers' home Friday morning. He was born in Haverhill, N.H., Nov. 6, 1844. He enlisted in Co. G, ninth Vermont,July 12, 1862, from Haverhill as a private, and was mustered out June 13, 1865. He went to the home Feb. 9, 1919, and though he had several furloughs, reemained on the roll ever since.

Source: Montpelier Evening Argus, 28 Sep 1922
Transcribed by Tom Ledoux