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Shaw, Napoleon Bonaparte

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Irasburg, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF, 16th ME INF, 20th ME INF
Service: enl 1/4/64, m/i 1/14/64, Pvt, Co. H, 11th VT INF, dis/dsb 4/15/64; also Co. K, 16th ME INF, Co. G, 20th ME INF

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VITALS

Birth: 12/30/1847, Cabot, VT
Death: 06/24/1902

Burial: Cabot Village Cemetery, Cabot, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Monica White
Findagrave Memorial #: 84044951

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: Johnson, Charles
Pension?: Yes, 10/27/1865; widow Sarah L>, 7/19/1902, VT
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: Died in St. Johnsbury.

Webmaster's Note: The 11th Vermont Infantry was also known as the 1st Vermont Heavy Artillery; the names were used interchangably for most of its career


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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Cabot Village Cemetery, Cabot, VT

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Obituary

Napoleon B. Shaw

Napoleon B. Shaw, whose illness has been mentioned in these columns, passed away last week Tuesday morning after suffering many months with consumption. Mr. Shaw was a veteran of the Civil war, having served in the 16th Maine regiment. He leaves a widow and two sons, L. O. And E. L. Shaw. The funeral was held on Thursday morning at his late home, Rev. Roger Dunlap officiating and the choir of the Congregational church singing. The interment was at Cabot, where he was born 54 years ago.

Source: St. Johnsbury Republican, July 2, 1902.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.