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Bennett, Amos N.


Age: 30, credited to Montpelier, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF
Service: enl 5/11/61, m/i 6/20/61, Pvt, Co. F, 2nd VT INF, pr CPL 10/1/61, kia, Marye's Heights, 5/3/63

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Birth: 09/04/1831 , Newbury, VT
Death: 05/03/1863

Burial: Green Mount Cemetery, Montpelier, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Susan J., 6/20/1882, not approved; father Stephen 12/11/1882
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: WPA Graves Registration Card indicates that this is a cenotaph.


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Green Mount Cemetery, Montpelier, VT

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A BRAVE SOLDIER GONE. - Among those killed in the late battle at Fredericksburg was Amos W. Bennett, of Montpelier, Orderly Sergeant of Company F, 2d regiment, the writer of a letter, signed, "Sergeant," published by us some weeks since. He had been in every engagement of the Army of the Potomac, and had particularly distinguished himself for bravery, and good conduct, receiving both encomiums and promotion from his superior officers. The sad news of his death was received with unfeigned regret by all who knew him, and has plunged a fond mother, a father, and numerous friends, into the deepest affliction.

Source: Argus and Patriot, May 14, 1863.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.