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McCluskey, Charles A.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 24, credited to St. Albans, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT INF, 8th VT INF, 26th NY CAV/VT FCAV
Service: enl 5/2/61, m/i 5/9/61, Pvt, Co. C, 1st VT INF, m/o 8/15/61; enl 11/25/61, m/i 2/18/62, CPL, Co. F, 8th VT INF, red at request, wdd, 5/27/63, wdd, Port Hudson, 6/14/63, m/o 6/22/64; 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 1837, Saint John, New Brunswick
Death: 04/24/1907

Burial: Green Mount Cemetery, Montpelier, VT
Marker/Plot: Lot 535
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/30/1869; widow Hele?? M., 5/14/1907, VT, not approved
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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Green Mount Cemetery, Montpelier, VT

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