Age: 27, credited to Brandon, VT
Unit(s): 7th VT INF
Service: enl 1/12/62, m/i 2/12/62, Pvt, Co. B, 7th VT INF, reen 2/16/64, pr CPL 6/1/65, m/o 3/14/66
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Birth: 08/04/1833, Canada
Burial: Evergreen Cemetery, Rutland, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Jennifer Snoots
Findagrave Memorial #: 60644724
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 3/5/1879; widow Mary E., 4/18/1921, VT, not approved
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Evergreen Cemetery, Rutland, VT
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Rutland Daily Herald, Feb. 24, 1921:
Oliver Bourdon, aged 87, a veteran of the Civil War, died yesterday afternoon at his home, 72 Wood avenue, following an illness of some time with a complication of diseases. Mr. Bourdon was born in Canada in 1833, but came to Rutland to reside when a mere boy, and had lived at West Rutland nearly all of his life. At the time of the Civil war, be enlisted in Company B of the 7th Vermont and served three years. Following his discharge from the army at the close of the war, he reenlisted and served two years. He was a member of the Roberts post, No. 14, G.A.R. He is survived by his wife of this city, two daughters, Miss Elizabeth Bourdon of Hartford, Conn., and Mrs. John Farrell of this city, and one son, Earl F. Bourdon of Arrowhead Springs, Calif.
Courtesy of Jennifer Snoots.