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Walker, Albert

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 0, credited to Manchester, VT
Unit(s): USV
Service: CPT & CS, USV, 11/26/62, m/o 6/15/65

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VITALS

Birth: 09/11/1814, Unknown
Death: 01/20/1902

Burial: Dellwood Cemetery, Manchester, VT
Marker/Plot: 1
Gravestone photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 57800254

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/26/1890, VT
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Remarks: None

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BURIAL:

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Dellwood Cemetery, Manchester, VT

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Obituary

CAPT. ALBERT WALKER DEAD
Was Commissary of Subsistence in Army of Potomac

Bennington, Jan. 20. - Capt. Albert Walker, aged 89 years, died this morning as a result of a paralytic shock sustained several days ago.

He was born in Manchester, and settled here sixty-six years ago. For sixty years he was active in business here. He served during the Civil war as commissary of subsistence with the Army of the Potomac and was an early member of the Sixth Corps post. For forty years he was a deacon on the Congregational church, holding the position up to death.

His wife died several years ago. He leaves a brother ad a sister, each over eighty years of age, a son and a daughter. Captain walker was well known throughout the state.

Source: St. Albans Daily Messenger, January 20, 1902.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.