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Bruce, Ebenezer J.


Age: 30, credited to Brownington, VT
Unit(s): 10th VT INF
Service: enl 8/6/62, m/i 9/1/62, CPL, Co. K, 10th VT INF, pr SGT 1/4/63, m/o 6/27/65

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Birth: 10/22/1831, Wallingford, VT
Death: 01/28/1918

Burial: West Charleston Cemetery, Charleston, VT
Marker/Plot: Sect. 3
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 128097703


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 2/18/1880
Portrait?: USAHEC off-site
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: 10th Vt. History off-site


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West Charleston Cemetery, Charleston, VT

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Eben J. Bruce, whose parents were pioneers in Westmore, died in West Charleston recently, and of the family of 11 children only one remains. Mr. Bruce, who had reached the age of 86 years, was a veteran of the Civil war, serving three years as corporal and sergeant in Co. K, 10th Vt. For nine years he was one of the selectmen and during this time he succeeded in paying off the town's indebtedness.

Source: Barre Times, Feb. 9, 1918
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.