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Streeter, Joseph J.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 27, credited to Whitingham, VT
Unit(s): 8th VT INF
Service: enl 12/19/63, m/i 1/5/64, Pvt, Co. B, 8th VT INF, wdd, Cedar Creek, 10/19/64, dis/wds 8/2/65

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VITALS

Birth: 09/07/1836, Whitingham, VT
Death: 05/25/1915

Burial: Arms Cemetery, Shelburne Falls, MA
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 91839711

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 8/31/1865
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

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BURIAL:

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Arms Cemetery, Shelburne Falls, MA

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Obituary

Joseph J. Streeter

Joseph J. Streeter, about 75, died yesterday morning at his home in Readsboro, Vt. He was a former resident of Shelburne Falls, where he was well known and held in high esteem. He served in the Civil war, enlisting in Co. B, 8th Vermont volunteer infantry, and was a member of Ozro Miller Grand Army Post in Shelburne Falls. His widow and one daughter, Mrs. Lewis H. Merrill of Shelburne Falls survive.

The funeral services will be tomorrow afternoon at 1 o'clock at Readsboro, Vt., and the body will be taken to Shelburne Falls on the 6 o'clock train in the afternoon for burial in Arms Cemetery. Rev. H.L. Packard will read the committal service.

Source: North Adams Transcript, May 26, 1915
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.