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Laird, Erastus

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 24, credited to Brandon, VT
Unit(s): 5th VT INF, 11th VT INF
Service: enl 8/22/61, m/i 9/16/61, Pvt, Co. H, 5th VT INF, dis/dsb 10/31/62; enl 8/9/64, m/i 8/9/64, Pvt, Co. C, 11th VT INF, kia, Cedar Creek, 10/19/64

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VITALS

Birth: 04/1838, Brandon, VT
Death: 10/19/1864

Burial: Forestdale Cemetery, Brandon, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Alan Lathrop
Findagrave Memorial #: 40499018

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


DESCENDANTS

2nd Great Grandfather of Catherine Benedetto, Hyattsville, MD

2nd Great Granduncle of Carol Laird, Colchester, VT

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Forestdale Cemetery, Brandon, VT

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