Lamb, James C.
Age: 26, credited to Montpelier, VT
Unit(s): 13th VT INF, 17th VT INF
Service: enl 11/2/62, m/i 11/28/62, Pvt, Co. I, 13th VT INF, pr CSSGT, 11/28/62, m/o 7/21/63; enl 12/23/63, m/i 3/3/64, Pvt, Co. E, 17th VT INF, pr QMSGT, 10/17/64, comn 1LT, Co. B, 7/10/65 (7/20/65), m/o 7/14/65, QMSGT
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Birth: 02/07/1836, Montpelier, VT
Burial: Green Mount Cemetery, Montpelier, VT
Marker/Plot: Lot 411
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 77630323
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not Found
Portrait?: VHS Collections
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: 13th Vt. History off-site
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JAMES C. LAMB soon after entering the service was promoted to the office of Com. Sergeant and served In that capacity until his term of service expired; giving good satisfaction. He has since died.
Source: Sturtevant's Pictorial History, Thirteenth Regiment, Vermont Volunteers, War of 1861-1865, p. 680
We regret the death of Lieutenant James L. Lamb, of Montpelier, and was not unknown to the people of Burlington, having been a frequent visitor there. During the late war he served as Commissary Sergeant for the 13th Vermont Regiment; held the same post in the 17th Vermont Regiment for a time, and then promoted to 1st Lieutenant of the same Regiment. By his geniality and urbanity, he won many friends who will mourn his loss. Mr. Lamb was engaged in business in N.Y., but making a hurried visit to Montpelier, was there seized with rheumatic fever.
Source: Lamoille Newsdealer: March 23, 1869
Courtesy of Deanna French.