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Shaw, Napoleon Bonaparte


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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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


Alias?: Johnson, Charles
Pension?: Yes
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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Cabot Village Cemetery, Cabot, VT

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St. Johnsbury Center --- Napoleon B. Shaw, who has lived for several years on the river road, died Tuesday morning of consumption after an illness of a few months. Mr. Shaw was born in Cabot 54 years ago and lived in this town about eight years. He was a millwright by trade, and a veteran of the Civil War, having served in the 16th Maine regiment.

He leaves a wife and two sons. L. O. and E. L., both of St. Johnsbury. The funeral will be held at his late home Thursday at 10 o’clock, Roger Dunlap, of the Congregational church officiating. The burial will be at Cabot.

Source: St. Johnsbury Caledonian, June 25, 1902.

Courtesy of Deanna French.

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