Age: 42, credited to Warren, VT
Unit(s): 6th VT INF
Service: enl 9/7/64, m/i 9/7/64, Pvt, Co. G, 6th VT INF, m/o 6/19/65
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Birth: 1822, Waitsfield, VT
Burial: Irasville Cemetery, Waitsfield, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 67414201
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 12/1/1871
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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Irasville Cemetery, Waitsfield, VT
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St. Albans Daily Messenger
Jan. 10, 1906
Death of Civil War Veteran
Benjamin Poland, of Waitsfield, died Sunday, January 7, from the effects of a fall, which broke one hip some three weeks ago. Mr. Poland served during the last year of the war in Co. G, 6th Vt. Vols. He leaves a wife whom he married January 11, 1847, they having lived together nearly fifty-nine years.
Contributed by Tom Boudreau.