Age: 37, credited to Rutland, VT
Unit(s): 13th VT INF
Service: enl 8/26/62, m/i 10/10/62, Pvt, Co. A, 13th VT INF, m/o 7/21/63
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Birth: 1825, County Tipperary, Ireland
Burial: Calvary Cemetery, Rutland, VT
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Jennifer Snoots
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not found
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: 13th Vt. History off-site
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Calvary Cemetery, Rutland, VT
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Appears in rosters/on gravestone as William SALMON
Rutland Daily Herald, Feb. 19, 1902:
William Sammon died of heart disease at his home at No. 273 West street about 6 o'clock last evening after a sickness of nearly three months. Mr. Sammon was born in county Tipperary, Ireland, about 68 years ago. He came to this country about 40 years ago and had lived in this city ever since. He was a member of Roberts post, Grand Army of the Republic, having served nine months with company A of the 13th Vermont regiment. Mr. Sammon is survived by a wife, two daughters, Mrs. Eugene Eldridge of Middlebury and Miss Johanna Sammon of this city. He also leaves a son, William Sammon of this city, and a sister, Mrs. John Maroney of West Rutland. The funeral will be held at St. Peter's church tomorrow morning at 9 o'clock. The burial will be at Calvary cemetery.
Contributed by Jennifer Snoots.
13th Vermont Regimental History