We are a grassroots project documenting the story of the State's contributions to the war, and what happened to the participants during and after the war.
For the purposes of this project, anyone who was born or died in Vermont, regardless of where they served, and anyone who served in a Vermont unit, regardless of where they were born, we consider a Vermonter.
To that end, to date we have documented more than 37,000 Vermonters (men and women) who participated, on both sides of the war.
You can navigate the site by using the "Menu Options" at the top right-hand side on every page on the site, or from a tailored menu on the left, which changes with the section you are visiting.
Major projects include:
More than 5,000 Virtual Cemeteries
A Virtual Museum of people, places and things,
Unit Rosters, Letters, Diaries, etc.
Monuments, cannon and Roadside Markers
Nativity and Pre-War Occupations
Frequently Asked Questions
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New logo courtesy of Janice Fitzgerald McClintock
What Happened Today, 19 February
|1862/02/19||Albert Hale, 8th VVI, wrote his father from Camp Holbrook, Brattleboro (more)|
|1863/02/19||J. C. Williams, 14th Regiment, wrote: "Not much drilling for the past few days, in consequence of the bad state of the weather." (more)|
|1865/02/19||7th Regiment was ordered to join General Canby's expedition against Mobile. (Benedict)|
|1865/02/19||Henry Mejij, commanding Mexican general at Matamoras, to Captain Emmons, USS Lackawanna, the senior naval officer of the United States off that place; regarding the suspension of functions of the US Consul. (ORN)|
|1865/02/19||Eugene W. Rolfe, 3rd Battery, wrote in his diary (more)|
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