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Cannon, Feargus

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 38, credited to Montpelier, VT
Unit(s): 13th VT INF, 17th VT INF
Service: enl 10/10/62, m/i10/10/62, Pvt, Co. A, 13th VT INF, tr to Co. H, 10/10/62, m/o 7/21/63; enl 11/25/63, m/i 3/2/64, Pvt, Co. C, 17th VT INF, m/o 7/14/65

See Legend for expansion of abbreviations

VITALS

Birth: 1824, Ireland
Death: 11/16/1885

Burial: Rose Hill Cemetery, Hebron, NE
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Fran Wallace
Findagrave Memorial #: 58336049

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 4/9/1877; widow Ellen, 5/4/1886, NE
Portrait?: 13th History
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: 13th Vt. History off-site

DESCENDANTS

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Rose Hill Cemetery, Hebron, NE

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Photo

(Sturtevant's Pictorial History
Thirteenth Regiment
Vermont Volunteers
War of 1861-1865
)

Biography

FERGUS GANNON volunteered from the town of Montpelier October 10th, 1862 at the age of 38, and joined Company H, transferred from Company A. Served his term and was discharged July 21st, 1863. Re-enlisted November 25th, 1863, and joined Company C, 17th Vt. Vols., and was mustered out when the war was over, July 14th, 1865. (See page 350 for picture.)

Source: Sturtevant, p. 659