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Slattery, Matthew

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 24, credited to Rutland, VT
Unit(s): 12th VT INF
Service: enl 8/19/62, m/i 10/4/62, Pvt, Co. K, 12th VT INF, m/o 7/14/63

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VITALS

Birth: 08/15/1835, County Tipperary, Ireland
Death: 02/06/1917

Burial: West Street Catholic Cemetery, Rutland, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Jennifer Snoots

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 3/30/1891, NY
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: ME
(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: See Benedict's Army Life in Virginia

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BURIAL:

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West Street Catholic Cemetery, Rutland, VT

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Matthew Slattery

Slattery, Matthew, cred. Rutland, VT, age 24, enl 8/19/62, m/I 10/4/62, Pvt, Co. K, 12th VVI, m/o 7/14/63

Rutland Daily Herald, Feb. 7, 1917:

Matthew Slattery died at the home of his sister, Mrs. Catherine Slattery, 69 Forest street, yesterday morning, at the age of 82 years. He was born in Tipperary, Ireland, August 15, 1835, coming to Rutland early in life. He was a member of the Grand Army and was connected with the railroad service for many years. He served Rev. C.J. Boylan on the altar, and was a Sunday school teacher in the old Catholic church on Meadow street. Roberts post G.A.R. will hold services this afternoon at 2:30 p.m. at the home, and the funeral will be held at 9 a.m. tomorrow in St. Peter's church.


contributed by Jen Snoots