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Walbridge, Rodney W.
Age: 22, credited to Brookfield, VT
Unit(s): 4th VT INF
Service: enl 8/22/61, m/i 9/21/61, PVT, Co. B, 4th VT INF, pr SGT 1SGT, wdd, Fredericksburg, 12/13/62, wdd, Funkstown, 7/10/63, m/o 9/30/64
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Birth: 06/12/1838, Brookfield, VT
Burial: New Cemetery, Brookfield, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Joe Schenkman
Findagrave Memorial #: 102457389
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 9/27/1888, VT
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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New Cemetery, Brookfield, VT
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R. W. Walbridge, Civil War Veteran, Died of Erysipelas.
Rodney W. Walbridge died Saturday morning, March 12, after 10 daysí illness with erysipelas. He leaves one son, Ray Walbridge, who was unable to be present at the funeral; five grandchildren; one sister, Mrs. Laura M. Allis; two nephews, W. S. Allis of Norwich, Conn., and E. H. Allis, of Randolph, and one niece, Mrs. A. L. Hardy of Amherst, Mass.
Mr. Walbridge was a Civil war veteran and had reached the age of 80 years, 9 months and 21 days. He will be greatly missed by a large circle of friends and neighbors.
Funeral services were held from his late home Sunday afternoon at 1:30 O'clock, Rev. James Clark officiating. The bearers were E. H. Allis, L.W. Morse, Charles Morse and Frank W. Church. Burial was in the family lot at Brookfield Center.
Source: Barre Daily Times, March 16, 1921
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.