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Safford, Horace
MILITARY SERVICE
Age: 32, credited to Berkshire, VT
Unit(s): 5th VT INF
Service: enl 12/26/63, m/i 12/30/63, Pvt, Co. A, 5th VT INF, mwia, Cold Harbor, 6/11/64, d/wds 6/16/64

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VITALS
Birth: 1834, Canada
Death: 06/16/1864

Burial: Prouty Cemetery, Franklin, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Ledoux
Findagrave Memorial #: 15872299
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(State digraphs will show that this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldier's home)

Remarks: None
DESCENDANTS

2nd Great Grandfather of Richard Safford, Croydon Flat, NH

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BURIAL:
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Tombstone

Prouty Cemetery, Franklin, VT

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Obituary

Horace Stafford (sic), company A, 17th Vt. Regiment, died of a wound in the head, at Campbell's hospital, Washington, June 17th. Being in an unconscious state ever after he entered the hospital, no clue as to where his parents reside could be obtained. Papers by mentioning this may aid in giving them information of their son's decease.

Rutland Herald, June 30, 1864

Courtesy ofTom Boudreau.