Shattuck, Joshua A.
Age: 19, credited to Winhall, VT
Unit(s): 5th VT INF
Service: enl 12/8/63, m/i 1/5/64, PVT, Co. E, 5th VT INF, wdd, Cold Harbor, 6/3/64, pr CPL 10/24/64, pr SGT 12/16/64, comn 2LT, 6/4/65 (6/17/65), m/o 6/29/65 as SGT
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Birth: 06/29/1844, Winhall, VT
Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Brookline, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Bob Edwards
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/114/1903, VT
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Riverside Cemetery, Brookline, VT
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Joshua Shattuck died Sept. 1 at the home of his nephew, Curtis Shattuck, with whom he had lived several years. He had been in failing health for some time.
He was born June 29, 1844, and was the last of the nine children of Daniel and Edna ( Bolster) Shattuck; one brother, W. A. And one sister, Mrs. Sarah Lawrence of Brookline, having died during the early part of the summer. He was a veteran of the Civil war. He married Miss Belle Eddy, who died several years ago. Since then he has lived with nieces and nephews.
The funeral was held at the house Tuesday morning at 10 o’clock, Rev. E. E. Eno officiating and the burial was in Brookline. A niece, Mrs. Dean of Hinsdale, N. H., was present at the funeral.
Source: Brattleboro Reformer, September 7, 1923
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.