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Lest We Forget! Commemorating Vermont's participation in the War of Rebellion.

We are a grassroots project documenting the story of the State's contributions to the war, and what happened to the participants during and after the war.

For the purposes of this project, anyone who was born or died in Vermont, regardless of where they served, and anyone who served in a Vermont unit, regardless of where they were born, we consider a Vermonter.

To that end, to date we have documented more than 37,000 Vermonters (men and women) who participated, on both sides of the war.

You can navigate the site by using the "Menu Options" at the top right-hand side on every page on the site, or from a tailored menu on the left, which changes with the section you are visiting.

Major projects include:

More than 5,000 Virtual Cemeteries
A Virtual Museum of people, places and things,
Unit Rosters, Letters, Diaries, etc.
Monuments, cannon and Roadside Markers
Nativity and Pre-War Occupations
Research Aids
Frequently Asked Questions

Please join us!

Tom Ledoux,
Expatriate Green Mountain Boy
Webmaster
tomledoux.civilwar@gmail.com
(443) 535-5276

New logo courtesy of Janice Fitzgerald McClintock

What Happened Today, 22 March

1863/03/22Extract from statement of Captain Thornton A. Jenkins: 'having been relieved of the command of the blockading forces off Mobile on or about the 28th December, 1862, by Commodore R. B. Hitchcock in the USS Susquehanna, to enable him to proceed to Pensacola to have the serious damage (sustained by the USS Oneida, under his command, by the US Storeship Supply, Commander Colvocoresses, running into her while at anchor off Mobile Bay on the afternoon of the 13th of that month) repaired (ORN)
1863/03/22Oliver A. Browne, 15th Inf., wrote in his diary (more)
1865/03/22Eugene W. Rolfe, 3rd Battery, wrote in his diary (more)




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