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Johnson, Oscar A.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Middlebury, VT
Unit(s): 7th VT INF, 26th NY CAV/VT FCAV
Service: enl 1/21/62, m/i 2/12/62, Pvt, Co. C, 7th VT INF, pr CPL, red 5/1/64, m/o 8/30/64; enl 1/3/65, m/i 1/10/65, PVT, Co. M, Frontier Cavalry (aka 26th NY CAV), m/o 6/27/65

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1844, Middlebury, VT
Death: 01/02/1918

Burial: Greenridge Cemetery, Saratoga, NY
Marker/Plot: EastHillside-83
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 88857503

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/18/1891, 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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Greenridge Cemetery, Saratoga, NY

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