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Sanborn, Ira C.


Age: 20, credited to Wolcott, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: enl 6/24/62, m/i 7/9/62, Pvt, Co. H, 9th VT INF, m/o 6/13/65

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Birth: 07/27/1842, Alexandria, NH
Death: 06/02/1885

Burial: Fairmount Cemetery, Wolcott, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Deanna French
Findagrave Memorial #: 62526219


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: None

Webmaster's Note: If this soldier enlisted before 9/1/62, and was with the regiment on 9/13/62, he would have briefly been taken prisoner along with the entire regiment at Harper's Ferry. Read the blue section of the unit's Organization and Service for details.


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Fairmount Cemetery, Wolcott, VT

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A Card.

Through the columns of the News and Citizen I would acknowledge my thanks to my neighbors and friends in Albany and Wolcott for their assistance i the burial of my dead husband, Ira C. Sanborn; also to the Wolcott choir who rendered music at the church and cemetery, that was very affective; to Rev. Mr. Scofield for the able sermon, assisted by Mr. Whitney; to the Bake Brothers for music furnished in the lin of march to and from the cemetery; and to Command C. C. Fish and Foster Post G.A.R. for the duties performed by them in the burial of their Comrade. We have no words that will express ourgratitude. Such interest we can but appreciate. Once more we thanks you.
Mrs. Alberta Sanborn.
Albany, June 8, 1885.

Source: Morrisville News and Citizen, 11 Jun 1885.
Transcribed by Deanna French