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Prentiss, James Herbert

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Montpelier, VT
Unit(s): 26th NY CAV/VT FCAV
Service: 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 1847, Unknown
Death: 10/01/1907

Burial: Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, NY
Marker/Plot: 10167
Gravestone researcher/photographer:
Findagrave Memorial #: 100471411

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 3/8/1902, NY, 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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BURIAL:

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Greenwood Cemetery, Brooklyn, NY

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