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Carlton, Alfred Lathrop


Age: 33, credited to Montpelier, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF, USV
Service: comn QM, 11th VT INF, 8/14/62 (9/3/62), pr 2LT, Co. C, 12/12/62 (1/17/63), pr CPT & CS, USV, 3/11/63, Bvt MAJ & CS, USV, 3/13/64, for meritorious service during the war, m/o 11/11/65

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Birth: 1829, Morristown, VT
Death: 05/1874

Burial: Green Mount Cemetery, Montpelier, VT
Marker/Plot: Lot 534
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Margaret F., 4/15/1886, VT, not approved
Portrait?: VHS Collections
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

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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Green Mount Cemetery, Montpelier, VT

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VHS - Reunion Society Collection


Major Alfred L. Carlton, a leading dry goods dealer of Montpelier, died on the 29th ult., aged 45 years. The deceased was Quartermaster of the Eleventh Vermont Regiment, and afterwards promoted successively to the positions of Commissary of Subsistence and Major by Brevet for honorable services.

Source: Burlington Free Press, June 5, 1874.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.