Individual Record -- Phelps, Haskell M.
Age: 18, credited to Burlington, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT INF, 10th VT INF, 9th USCI
Service: enl 5/2/61, m/i 5/9/61, Pvt, Co. H, 1st VT INF, m/o 8/15/61; enl 7/19/62, cred to Williston, m/i 9/1/62, 1SGT, Co. D, 10th VT INF, m/o 11/10/63 for pr as 1LT, CPT, Co. C/F, 9th US CLRD INF, killed by explosion of steamer 'Missouri,' near Evansville, IN 1/31/66
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Birth: 1843, Williston, VT
Burial: East Williston Cemetery, Williston, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
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: 10th Vt. History off-site
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East Williston Cemetery, Williston, VT
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FUNERAL FOR CAPT. PHELPS --- The funeral service of Captain Haskell M. Phelps, who was lost with the steamer Missouri, which was blown up on the Ohio River, near Evansville, Ind., a short time since, will be attended at the Methodist Church in Williston, on Sunday next ( March 18th) at 1. p. m.
Burlington Weekly Free Press, March 16, 1866
Courtesy of Deanna French.