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Sawyer, Alphonso R.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Ludlow, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF
Service: enl 3/10/62, m/i 4/12/62, Pvt, Co. B, 2nd VT INF, m/o 4/20/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1844, Mt. Holly, VT
Death: 11/05/1928

Burial: Pleasant View Cemetery, Ludlow, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Joie Finley Morris +
Findagrave Memorial #: 142077281

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/21/1897, NY
Portrait?: Gibson Collection, Guber Collection off-site
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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Photo

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Photo

John Gibson Collection

Obituary

Alphonse R. Sawyer

Alphonse R. Sawyer, a former prominent resident of Ludlow for many years died at his home in Lakeland, Fla., last Monday. Mr. Sawyer was a resident of this town in his younger days and was a member of Co. I, 2nd Vermont Regiment in the Civil war, enlisting from Ludlow. He afterwards lived in Ithaca, N.Y., and conducted a large mercantile business there until he moved to Lakeland. Mr. Sawyer is survived by his widow and two nieces Mrs. Bessie A. Stoddard of this town and Mrs. Walter A. Gilbert of Montpelier. The funeral will be held at his late home in Lake; and today.

Mr. Sawyer was a prominent Mason and Shriner.

Source: Rutland Daily Herald, November 7, 1928
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.