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Fairbrother, Stephen W.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 19, credited to Coventry, VT
Unit(s): 6th VT INF, 11th VT INF
Service: enl 11/30/63, m/i 11/30/63 Pvt, Co. D, 6th VT INF, tr to Co. F, 11th VT INF, 1/26/64, mwia, Cold Harbor, 6/1/64, d/wds 3/14/65

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1844, Coventry, VT
Death: 03/14/1865

Burial: Pleasant View Cemetery, Orleans, VT
Marker/Plot: 81
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 6314607

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
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

Webmaster's Note: The 11th Vermont Infantry was also known as the 1st Vermont Heavy Artillery; the names were used interchangably for most of its career


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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

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Pleasant View Cemetery, Orleans, VT

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Obituary

In Coventry, March 9, of a wound received June 1, 1864 at the battle of Cold Harbor, Stephen W. Fairbrother, 11th Regt. Vt. Vols., aged 21.

Source: St. Johnsbury Caledonian, March 24, 1865

Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.

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