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Prentiss, Oscar W.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 0, credited to Williston, VT
Unit(s): USN, 5th PA CAV, 3rd PA CAV
Service: Co. L, 5th PA CAV; Cos. B&E, 3rd PA CAV; enl 1/63, LNDS, USN, m/o 2/26/64; enl 12/13/1873, Burlington, VT; Vessels: Roanoke, Relief, Ohio, New Hampshire

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1845, Fairfax, VT
Death: 06/1929

Burial: East Cemetery, Manchester, CT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 59702554

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 3/11/1882, CT
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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East Cemetery, Manchester, CT

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Obituary

Mr. and Mrs. F. C. Prentiss of Booth street have just returned from Manchester, Conn., where they were called by the death of Mr. Prentiss' brother, O. W. Prentiss. Just a month ago they went to Manchester for the funeral of Mrs. O. W. Prentiss.

Source: Burlington Free Press, June 27, 1929.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.