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Berry, Leonard C.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 21, credited to Waitsfield, VT
Unit(s): 4th VT INF, 2nd USSS
Service: enl 12/14/63, m/i 12/18/63, PVT, Co. H, 2nd USSS, wdd 6/16/64 (arm), 3 months in hosp., Washington, tr to 4th VT INF, Co. H, 2/25/65, m/o 7/13/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1843, Vermont
Death: 1903

Burial: Irasville Cemetery, Waitsfield, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Alan Lathrop
Findagrave Memorial #: 46332776

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 5/7/1870; widow Mary J., 1/21/1903, 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: None

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BURIAL:

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Irasville Cemetery, Waitsfield, VT

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Obituary

WAITSFIELD WHISTLINGS

Leonard C. Berry died last week Monday. Mr. Berry was born in Moretown, and was the son of Elijah and Clara (Holton) Berry, and has been a resident of Waitsfield 47 years. He enlisted in Company H, sharp shooters, December 18, 1863, and was mustered out July 13, 1865, having been transferred to the 4th Vermont. In 1865 he married Mary J. Quimby, who with two sons, Charles and Eugene, and three brothers, John, of Everett, Mass., George and Jule, of Waitsfield, and a sister, Mrs. Ellen McGregor, of Malden, Mass., survive to mourn his untimely departure.

Source: Montpelier Evening Argus, January 20, 1903.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.