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Sherman, Emmet W.


Age: 22, credited to Castleton, VT
Unit(s): 14th VT INF
Service: enl 9/3/62, m/i 10/21/62, Pvt, Co. F, 14th VT INF, m/o 7/30/63

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Birth: 06/25/1840, Rutland, VT
Death: 08/10/1912

Burial: Poultney Cemetery, Poultney, VT
Marker/Plot: 45
Gravestone photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 23650191


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/23/1889, VT; widow Harriet L., 8/19/1912, VT
Portrait?: Poultney GAR Collection
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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Poultney Cemetery, Poultney, VT

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Poultney G.A.R. Post Photo Collage)


The funeral of Emmet W. Sherman, who died Saturday afternoon was held from the house Monday afternoon at 2 o'clock. Rev. Thoms, pastor of the Baptist church officiating. The bearers were W. R. Rowland, A. Y. Gray, Samuel Dowling, James Murdock, and J. McClure. The services were in charge of the Knights Templars at the grave.

Source: Rutland Daily Herald, August 13, 1912
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.