Slattery, William F.
Age: 0, credited to Bennington, VT
Unit(s): 153rd IL INF
Service: 153rd IL INF
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Birth: 1848, Ireland
Burial: Park Lawn Cemetery, Bennington, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Boudreau
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/27/1890, MA, not approved
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: VT
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Park Lawn Cemetery, Bennington, VT
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William F. Slattery
May 25, 1915
WILLIAM F. SLATTERY
Civil War Veteran of Illinois Regiment Died Today.
William F. Slattery, aged about 70 years, died this morning at the Soldiers's home hospital where he was taken for treatment about a week ago.
Mr. Slattery was born in Ireland and came to this country with his parents when three years old. With his parents he first located in the west. During the past fifty years he had resided in North Bennington, White Creek and in this village. For some time he was employed on farm work in White Creek. He was a man of few works, honest and upright in his dealings and of kindly heart.
He was a member of Co. F, 153rd Illinois regiment and was discharged as corporal.
Surviving are one son, Thomas F. Slattery of this village one daughter, Mrs, Louis Wobrock of Lansingburgh and four grandchildren.
The funeral will be held from St. Francis de Sales church Thursday morning at 9 o'clock. The burial will be in Park Lawn cemetery.
Contributed by Tom Boudreau.