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Saunders, Edwin P.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Wells, VT
Unit(s): 7th VT INF
Service: enl 3/1/62, m/i 3/10/62, Pvt, Co. A, 7th VT INF, pr CPL 2/28/64, m/o 3/3/65

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VITALS

Birth: 12/31/1843, Whitehall, NY
Death: 06/14/1918

Burial: Pleasant View Cemetery, Ludlow, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Joie Finley Morris +
Findagrave Memorial #: 159960088

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 9/10/1879; widow Mary J., 5/24/1920, VT, 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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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Pleasant View Cemetery, Ludlow, VT

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Obituary

Funeral of E. P. Saunders

The funeral of E. P. Saunders was held Sunday afternoon at the home of Mrs. M. Regan and the service was conducted by Rev. W. J. Ballou. Mr. Saunders was about 75 years old and was a veteran of the Civil war. He was in company A. 7th regiment, Vermont volunteers, and served three years and two days. Among those from out of town attending the funeral were Dr. And Mrs. Stewart and Steven Saunders of Wallingford and Mr. And Mrs. Leffingwell of Middletown. The bearers were C. J. Hubbard, J. C. Gleason, Charles Josselyn and Norris Butterfield. Burial was in the village cemetery.

Source: Rutland Daily Herald, June 18, 1918
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.