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Perkins, Edgar Freeland

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 17, credited to West Windsor, VT
Unit(s): 12th VT INF
Service: enl 8/19/62, m/i 10/4/62, Pvt, Co. A, 12th VT INF, m/o 7/14/63

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VITALS

Birth: 02/20/1845, Windsor, VT
Death: 05/15/1865

Burial: Sheddsville Cemetery, West Windsor, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Joie Finley Morris +

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not Found
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: See Benedict's Army Life in Virginia

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Sheddsville Cemetery, West Windsor, VT

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Obituary

Windsor County

The dwelling house and out buildings of Alfred Worcester of West Windsor, were burnt to the ground on Monday night last the 15th inst., Mr. Edgar Perkins a young man some 20 years of age was consumed in the house. The fire is supposed to have originated from soot in a chimney. Insured in the Windsor County Mutual.

Source: Vermont Record, 20 May 1865
Courtesy of Deanna French