Bingham, Leonard P.
Age: 43, credited to Ludlow, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT INF, 7th VT INF, 17th VT INF
Service: enl 5/2/61, m/i 5/9/61, PVT, Co. E, 1st VT INF, m/o 8/15/61; comn 2LT, Co. G, 7th VT INF, 1/31/62 (2/4/62), pr 1LT 9/24/62 (10/24/62), resgd 7/30/63; comn 1LT, Co. G, 17th VT INF, 4/12/64 (4/17/64), kia, Petersburg Mine, 7/30/1864
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Birth: 1812, Springfield, VT
Burial: Pleasant View Cemetery, Ludlow, VT
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 91874428
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Adelia H., 8/2/1865; minor, 8/3/1891, MA, not approved
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)
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Pleasant View Cemetery, Ludlow, VT
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To Be Held in Remembrance.
The following Officers of Vt. Regiments and Companies were killed in battle, or died of wounds received in battle, during the late war.
1st Lieut. Leonard P. Bingham, Ludlow; killed near Petersburg, Va., July 30, 1864.
Source: Middlebury Register, April 23, 1867
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.