Age: 20, credited to Rutland, VT
Unit(s): 5th VT INF
Service: enl 8/28/61, m/i 9/16/61, PVT, Co. G, 5th VT INF, reen 12/15/63, pr CPL, pr SGT 9/1/64, m/o 6/29/65
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Birth: 04/17/1841, Clinton, NY
Burial: Calvary Cemetery, Rutland, VT
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Jennifer Snoots
Findagrave Memorial #: 47977414
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not found
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Calvary Cemetery, Rutland, VT
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Rutland Daily Herald, Jan. 10, 1894
John Ballard, a well known member of Roberts post, died last night at his home on Oak street, after an illness of nearly two years.
Mr. Ballard was about 50 years of age and had been an enthusiastic Grand Army man. He had also been prominently connected with organized labor.
He leaves a widow.
Contributed by Jennifer Snoots