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Roberts, Benoni F.
Age: 22, credited to Dorset, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 5/11/63, m/i 6/10/63, CPL, Co. L, 11th VT INF, pr SGT 2/12/64, red 6/3/65, wdd, Weldon Railroad, 6/23/64, pow 3/27/65, prld 3/30/65, m/o 6/22/65
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Birth: 1840, Dorset, VT
Burial: East Dorset Cemetery, Dorset, VT
Gravestone photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 51071666
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 9/4/1875; widow Esther G., 1/9/1914, VT
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)
Webmaster's Note: The 11th Vermont Infantry was also known as the 1st Vermont Heavy Artillery; the names were used interchangably for most of its career
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East Dorset Cemetery, Dorset, VT
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DANBY FOUR CORNERS
Mr. and Mrs. John Parris attended the funeral of Benoni Roberts in East Dorset Saturday.
Source: Rutland Daily Herald, January 8, 1914
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.