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Age: 32, credited to Woodstock, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT INF
Service: enl 5/2/61, m/i 5/9/61, PVT, Co. B, 1st VT INF, m/o 8/15/61; later drafted - hired substitute
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Birth: 1829, Vermont
Burial: River Street Cemetery, Woodstock, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 89372708
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 1/3/1890, VT; widow Cynthia M., 2/3/1896, 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)
Remarks: Year on the gravestone is incorrect.
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River Street Cemetery, Woodstock, VT
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Clifton Richmond died at his home in Pomfret Tuesday morning after a long illness, the result of several strokes of paralysis which he had suffered. He was a veteran of the late war, serving with Co. B, First regiment Vermont volunteers. Mr. Richardson was a harness maker, and for many years carried on his trade in Woodstock, where he was well known and respected by all with whom he came in contact. Twelve years ago he moved to his Pomfret farm with his son, Fred C. Richmond, where he has since resided. His wife and son survive him.
Source: Spirit of the Age, January 25, 1896.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.