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Potter, Edward W.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 24, credited to St. Johnsbury, VT
Unit(s): 15th VT INF, 26th NY CAV/VT FCAV
Service: enl 8/28/62, m/i 10/22/62, Pvt, Co. K, 15th VT INF, m/o 8/5/63; enl 1/3/65, cred to Concord, m/i 1/10/65, Pvt, Co. F, Frontier Cavalry (26th NY CAV), m/o 6/27/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1838, St. Johnsbury, VT
Death: unknown

Burial: Grove Cemetery, St. Johnsbury, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Dan Taylor
Findagrave Memorial #: 119758704

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 1/17/1880
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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Grove Cemetery, St. Johnsbury, VT

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