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Barrett, Oliver


Age: 31, credited to Hinesburg, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 11/12/63, m/i 11/12/63, Pvt, Co. D, 11th VT INF, tr to Co. C 6/24/65, dsrtd 7/8/65 (see notes), m/o 8/25/65

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Birth: 03/24/1831, New York
Death: 12/31/1907

Burial: Mount Calvary Cemetery, Burlington, VT
Marker/Plot: 326
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 17373856


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 4/7/1891, 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: "Private Oliver Barrett, Co. C, 11th Vermont Vols. is relieved from the charge of desertion and restored to duty without trial, his absence having been satisfactorily accounted for." SO #224, 9/28/1865.

Webmaster's Note: The 11th Vermont Infantry was also known as the 1st Vermont Heavy Artillery; the names were used interchangably for most of its career


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Mount Calvary Cemetery, Burlington, VT

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Oliver Barrett Died Today Two Hours After Wife's Funeral

Oliver Barrett, husband of Mrs. Maude Barrett, whose funeral is mentioned elsewhere as having taken place this morning, died at 11:30 o'clock, about two hours after his wife's funeral. Mr. Barrett has been a resident of this city many years and has followed the trade of brick and stone mason. He was a veteran of the civil war. He had been ill a long time, his ailment having begun before Mrs. Barrett was taken sick.

Source: Burlington Daily News, December 31, 1907
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.