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Sabine, Caleb


Age: 28, credited to Craftsbury, VT
Unit(s): 3rd VT INF
Service: enl 6/1/61, m/i 7/16/61, CPL, Co. B, 3rd VT INF, m/o 3/14/63

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Birth: 11/12/1830, Greensboro, VT
Death: 06/28/1900

Burial: South Woodbury Cemetery, Woodbury, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 10/1/1866; widow Satira L., 7/25/1900
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


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South Woodbury Cemetery, Woodbury, VT

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South Woodbury

Caleb Sabin, son of Dea. Samuel Sabin, died of acute Bright's disease June 28, aged sixty-nine years. He was a soldier in the civil war, enlisting from Craftsbury as a corporal in Company B, Third Regiment, and was afterwards made sergeant. He participated in the battles of the peninsular campaign, was wounded at the battle of Savage Station, and contracted asthma at the seven days' fight before Richmond, from which he never recovered. Funeral services took place at the house last Friday and were largely attended. Rev. Mr. McPherson officiated. He paid a just and honorable tribute to the dead, and spoke words of tender comfort to the living. The family wish to extend their gratitude to neighbors and friends for courtesies rendered.

Source: Vermont Watchman and State Journal, July 4, 1900.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.