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Edgerton, Francis Monroe
MILITARY SERVICE
Age: 21, credited to Poultney, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF
Service: enl, 5/9/61, m/i SGT, Co. B, 2nd VT INF, 6/20/61, pr SGTMAJ, 10/14/61, comn 2LT, Co. K, 1/25/62 (1/25/62), pr Adjutant 8/4/62 (8/16/62), m/o 6/29/64 [College: MC 64]

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VITALS
Birth: 04/11/1840, Poultney, VT
Death: 12/17/1907

Burial: East Poultney Cemetery, Poultney, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
Portrait?: Joseph Stahl Collection. VHS off-site
College?: MC 64
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(State digraphs will show that this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldier's home)

Remarks: None
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BURIAL:
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Poultney Cemetery, Poultney, VT

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Adjutant Francis M. Edgerton
(Joseph Stahl Collection)

Obituary

Francis M. Edgerton, 82, who died recently at his home in Richmond, L.I. was a native of East Poultney, and was second lieutenant of the company of volunteers which organized at Middlebury College during the Civil War. He was a friend of Abraham Lincoln and Henry Ward Beecher, and was prominent in public affairs in the old city of Brooklyn.

BRATTLEBORO REFORMER, DEC. 27, 1907

Courtesy of Deanna French