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Wood, Benjamin C.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 27, credited to Kirby, VT
Unit(s): 3rd VT INF
Service: enl 8/15/62, m/i 9/30/62, Pvt, Co. I, 3rd VT INF, dis/dsb 3/16/63

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VITALS

Birth: 08/12/1835, Kirby, VT
Death: 01/18/1920

Burial: Grove Cemetery, St. Johnsbury, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Dan Taylor
Findagrave Memorial #: 119767565

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 3/30/1863; widow Martha A. G., 3/2/1920, VT, not approved
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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Grove Cemetery, St. Johnsbury, VT

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Obituary

B. C. Wood died at his home Sunday night after along illness. He was born in Kirby eighty-five years ago. He has lived here in the same house for the past 60 years. He is survived by two daughters, and one son. The funeral will be held Wednesday at ten o’clock. He was a member of the Third Vermont regiment, and was for many years a successful rapper.

Source: St. Johnsbury Caledonian-Record, January 20, 1920
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.