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Rimley, Otto


Age: 18, credited to Cavendish, VT
Unit(s): 7th VT INF
Service: enl 11/26/61, m/i 2/12/62, Pvt, Co. G, 7th VT INF, d/dis 10/21/62

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Birth: abt 1843, Needham, MA
Death: 10/21/1862

Burial: Chalmette National Cemetery, Chalmette, LA
Marker/Plot: 53-4153
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Dan Taylor
Findagrave Memorial #: 32794425


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, mother B. Bixby, 12/29/1864, not approved
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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Chalmette National Cemetery, LA

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In the Marine Hospital, at New Orleans, La., of swamp fever, Oct. 1St, Otto S. Rimby, formerly of Massachusetts, aged 18 years, 6 months and 5 days, - a member of Co. G, 7th Vermont Regiment.

His life work is finished, his labors are o'er His country can claim him a soldier no more.

Source: Aurora of the Valley, Newbury, VT, December 6, 1862
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.