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Cross, Nelson N.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Enosburgh, VT
Unit(s): 5th VT INF
Service: enl 3/4/62, m/i 4/12/62, Pvt, Co. C, 5th VT INF, kia, Funkstown, 7/10/63, removed from Funkstown

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1844, Saint-Armand, Canada East
Death: 07/10/1863

Burial: Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, MD
Marker/Plot: 2693
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Ledoux
Findagrave Memorial #: 21234113

Cenotaph: Main Street Cemetery, Enosburgh, VT
Marker/Plot:
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Deanna French
Findagrave Memorial #: 21234113


MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, mother Lovina, 12/4/1863
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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Tombstone

Antietam National Cemetery, MD

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CENOTAPH:


Tombstone

Tombstone

Cenotaph in Main Street Cemetery, Enosburgh, VT

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Obituary

A private letter from the army mentions the death of Nelson N. Cross, a private in company C, Fifth Vermont, who was killed in the recent battle at Gettysburg.

Source: St. Albans Weekly Messenger, July 30, 1863.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.