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Age: 21, credited to Shrewsbury, VT
Unit(s): 4th VT INF
Service: enl 8/22/61, m/i 9/21/61, Pvt, Co. C, 4th VT INF, dis/dsb 12/10/62
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Birth: 08/28/1841, Shrewsbury, VT
Burial: Northam Cemetery, Shrewsbury, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone photographer: Jennifer Snoots
Findagrave Memorial #: 94159250
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 12/19/1862
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)
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Northam Cemetery, Shrewsbury, VT
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Death of Eli Pierce
Eli Pierce, a former resident of this section, died recently at Deland, Fla. His body is to be sent here for burial in Northam, between Plymouth Union and Shrewsbury. Mr. Pierce was a veteran of the Civil war; enlisted in company C, Fourth Vermont volunteers; discharged for disability December 10, 1862. He leaves two sons, Dr. D. C. Pierce of this place and Peter Pierce, who has come here from Maine where he has been employed.
Source: Rutland Daily Herald, June 21, 1915
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.