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Phelps, Haskell M.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Burlington, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT INF, 10th VT INF, 9th USCI
Service: enl 5/2/61, m/i 5/9/61, Pvt, Co. H, 1st VT INF, m/o 8/15/61; enl 7/19/62, cred to Williston, m/i 9/1/62, 1SGT, Co. D, 10th VT INF, m/o 11/10/63 for pr as 1LT, CPT, Co. C/F, 9th USCI, killed by explosion of steamer 'Missouri,' near Evansville, IN 1/31/66

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VITALS

Birth: 1843, Williston, VT
Death: 01/31/1866

Burial: East Williston Cemetery, Williston, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch

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

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not Found
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: 10th Vt. History off-site

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Tombstone

East Williston Cemetery, Williston, VT

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Obituary

Funeral of Capt. Phelps.

The funeral services of Captain Haskell M. Phelps, who was lost with the steamer Missouri, which was blown up on the Ohio river, near Evansville,Ind., a shore time since, will be attended at the Methodist Church in Williston, on Sundy next (March 18th,) at 12 1/2 a.m.

Source: Burlington Weekly Free Press, 16 Mar 1866.
Transcribed by Deanna French