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Spear, Alonzo Robert

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 19, credited to Burlington, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF
Service: enl 5/7/61, m/i 6/20/61, Pvt, Co. G, 2nd VT INF, pr CPL 2/8/65, reen 1/31/64, wdd, Cold Harbor, 6/1/64, m/o 7/15/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1842, Burlington, VT
Death: 11/03/1910

Burial: Elmwood Avenue Cemetery, Burlington, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 118248232

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 1/18/1876; widow Cornelia E., 11/21/1910, VT
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

DESCENDANTS

Cousin of Betsy H. Beaulieu, Springfield, MA

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Elmwood Avenue Cemetery, Burlington, VT

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Obituary

COLCHESTER

Colchester, Nov, 5. - Alonzo R. Spear, who has been a great sufferer for months, died on Thursday at the age of 68 years. He is survived by his wife, two daughters and five grandchildren. Funeral on Sunday at 1 p.m. at the l ate home near Malletts Bay.

Source: Burlington Daily News, November 5, 1910
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.