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Pratt, John A.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 24, credited to Burlington, VT
Unit(s): 34th MA INF, VRC
Service: enl, Worcester, MA, 1/15/64, m/i, Pvt, Co. E, 34th MA INF, 1/15/64, wdd, New Market, 5/15/64, tr to Co. B, 1st VRC 2/10/65, m/o 7/14/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1839, Massachusetts
Death: 08/18/1904

Burial: St. Joseph Cemetery, Burlington, VT
Marker/Plot: F-232
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 2303084

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 9/17/1867; widow Annie M., 8/31/1904, VT
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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St. Joseph Cemetery, Burlington, VT

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Obituary

A VETERAN DEAD
John A. Pratt, a Member of a Massachusetts Regiment.

John A Pratt died at his home on North Union street Thursday afternoon at 4:30 o'clock, after an illness of several years. He had been confined to the bed, however, but about ten days. The cause of his death was tuberculosis, and he was in the 65th year of his age. The funeral will be held from St. Mary's Cathedral this morning at nine o'clock, wit interment in St. Joseph's cemetery.

Mr. Pratt was a veteran of the Civil War, having served for three years in Company R, 34th Massachusetts regiment. He moved to this city some two years ago from Randolph, and formerly resided in Springfield, Mass. He is survived by three daughters, Mrs. John Delaney of Randolph, Mrs. Stella Gunning and Miss Anna Pratt of this city. He also leaves a wife and four sons, Charles A., of Springfield, Mass., George D. of Randolph and John E., and William J. Of this city.

Source: Burlington Free Press, August 20, 1904.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.