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Cheney, Henry M.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 19, credited to Huntington, VT
Unit(s): 26th NY CAV/VT FCAV
Service: enl 1/3/65, m/i 1/10/65, PVT, Co. F, Frontier Cavalry (aka 26th NY CAV), m/o 6/27/65

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VITALS

Birth: 12/03/1845, Unknown
Death: 05/06/1920

Burial: Grove Cemetery, St. Johnsbury, VT
Marker/Plot: 88
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Dan Taylor
Findagrave Memorial #: 77254410

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 12/10/1907, 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

Webmaster's Note: After the Saint Albans Raid on October 19, 1864, Vermont raised two companies of cavalry to help guard the Canadian border; there were known as Frontier Cavalry, Companies F and M, but technically they were part of the 26th New York Cavalry.


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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Grove Cemetery, St. Johnsbury, VT

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Fri, May 7, 1920 – 3 · The Caledonian-Record (St. Johnsbury, Vermont) · Newspapers.com