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Ryea, Antoine


Age: 21, credited to Alburgh, VT
Unit(s): 5th VT INF
Service: enl 9/14/61, m/i 9/16/61, Pvt, Co. C, 5th VT INF, dis/dsb 6/8/62; enl, cred. to Georgia, 1/4/64, m/i 1/6/64, Pvt, Co. A, 5th VT INF, wdd, Wilderness, 5/5/64, dsrtd 9/13/64

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Birth: abt 1840, Canada
Death: 10/13/1911

Burial: Sheldon Cemetery, Sheldon, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone photographer: Tom Ledoux
Findagrave Memorial #: 52086658


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 5/14/1889, 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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Sheldon Cemetery, Sheldon, VT

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Antoine Ryea, an old soldier, died suddenly in Sheldon Thursday. Mr. Ryea had been married in St. Albans two days before his death to Harriet Whitehead. His first wife died six weeks ago and the husband of his last wife died last summer.

Source: Barre Daily Times, October 14, 1911
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.