Smith, Edwin Ruthven
Age: 21, credited to Wardsboro, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: enl 5/29/62, m/i 7/9/62, CPL, Co. K, 9th VT INF, mwia, Chapin's Farm, 9/29/64, d/wds 10/6/64, Fortress Monroe VA
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Birth: abt 1841, Wardsboro, VT
Burial: Hampton National Cemetery, Hampton, VA
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Ledoux
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Cenotaph: Fairview Cemetery, Wardsboro, VT
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Dan Hescock
Findagrave Memorial #: 113346808
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, father Solomon J., 5/1/1880, not approved
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)
Webmaster's Note: If this soldier enlisted before 9/1/62, and was with the regiment on 9/13/62, he would have briefly been taken prisoner along with the entire regiment at Harper's Ferry. Read the blue section of the unit's Organization and Service for details.
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Hampton National Cemetery, VA
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Cenotaph in Fairview Cemetery, Wardsboro, VT
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