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Powers, Chester

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 21, credited to Moretown, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF
Service: enl 5/25/61, m/i 6/20/61, Pvt, Co. H, 2nd VT INF, pow, Gettysburg, 7/1/63, prld, n.d., pow 10/23/63, prld 12/2/63, m/o 6/29/64

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VITALS

Birth: 1839, Vermont
Death: 04/18/1905

Burial: Moretown Common Cemetery, Moretown, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 88050911

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 4/24/18982, VT; widow Susan, 9/9/1905, 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: None

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Moretown Commons Cemetery, Moretown, VT

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Obituary

MORETOWN

Chester Powers, who was taken to the Waterbury Hospital last February, died last week Wednesday. His remains were brought to this town and buried in Moretown Common cemetery. He is survived by a widow, one daughter, and one brother, Harrison, who resides in Bethel.

Source: Waterbury Record, April 25, 1905.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.