Age: 26, credited to St. Albans, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT CAV
Service: enl 8/16/62, m/i 9/29/62, Pvt, Co. L, 1st VT CAV, pow, Herndon Station, 3/17/63, prld 3/18/63, m/o 6/21/65
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Birth: 08/16/1835, Unknown
Burial: Mount Calvary Cemetery, St. Albans, VT
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Ledoux
Findagrave Memorial #: 19636932
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/16/1880; widow Delima, 2/20/1899, VT
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)
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Mount Calvary Cemetery, St. Albans, VT
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Albert Girardeau, an old resident of St. Albans, died at his home in Georgia yesterday, the cause being a general breaking up of his system. Mr. Girardeau was about 62 years old, was a veteran of the war having served in Company L, first Vt. Cavalry, and has been in the employ of the St. Albans Foundry company for the past 22 years. He leaves two sons and three daughters.
Source: Burlington Free Press, February 2, 1897
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.