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Swallow, Proctor

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 23, credited to Poultney, VT
Unit(s): 7th VT INF
Service: enl 1/7/62, m/i 2/12/62, Pvt, Co. I, 7th VT INF, reen 2/15/64, pr CPL 8/29/62, red 3/5/64, m/o 3/14/66

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VITALS

Birth: 02/11/1839, Poultney, VT
Death: 04/13/1915

Burial: Poultney Cemetery, Poultney, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Steve Smith
Findagrave Memorial #: 23668960

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 10/15/1879
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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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Poultney Cemetery, Poultney, VT

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Portrait

Poultney G.A.R. Post Photo Collage)

Obituary

POULTNEY

Proctor Swallow, a veteran of the Civil war and a native of Poultney, died Tuesday at the home of his nephew, F. W. Spaulding, with a complication of diseases. Mr. Swallow was 76 years old and during the last 40 years had made his home in the vicinity of Boston. During the War of the Rebellion he was a member of Company I, 7th Vermont Volunteers. The funeral will be held this afternoon at 2 o'clock at the residence of Mr. Spaulding.

Source: Rutland Daily Herald, April 15, 1915
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.