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Stone, Merritt H.


Age: 19, credited to Berkshire, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT CAV
Service: enl 8/25/62, m/i 9/26/62, Pvt, Co. C, 1st VT CAV, SADR, pow, Gettysburg, 7/3/63, prld 11/17/63, mo 6/21/65

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Birth: 1843, Unknown
Death: 04/27/1899

Burial: Congregational Cemetery, Berkshire, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone photographer: Denis & Karen Jaquish
Findagrave Memorial #: 21528960


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/24/1890, VT; widow Frances M., 6/10/1899, 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: Letter to his sister Ella on Spared & Shared


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Congregational Cemetery, Berkshire, VT

Check the cemetery for location/directions and other veterans who may be buried there.


Merritt Stone, the well-known harness maker at East Berkshire, died April 27. He leaves a widow and daughter who will have the heartfelt sympathy of many friends in this community.

Source: Richford Journal and Gazette, May 5, 1899
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.