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Smith, Herschel F.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 26, credited to Waterbury, VT
Unit(s): 13th VT INF
Service: enl 8/25/62, m/i 10/10/62, Pvt, Co. I, 13th VT INF, m/o 7/21/63

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VITALS

Birth: 1836, Waterbury, VT
Death: 07/03/1906

Burial: Old Cemetery, Waterbury, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 4/2/1885; widow Elizabeth M., 7/30/1906
Portrait?: 13th History
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: 13th Vt. History off-site

DESCENDANTS

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Tombstone

Old Cemetery, Waterbury Center, VT

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Photo Photo

(Sturtevant's Pictorial History, Thirteenth Regiment, Vermont Volunteers, War of 1861-1865)

Biography

HERCHEL F. SMITH enlisted from Waterbury. He was a small, spare man, very quiet in his habits, but attended strictly to his duties, doing his whole duty at all times. He served faithfully during his term of enlistment and returned to Waterbury where he has followed the vocation of farmer and is a respected citizen.

Source: Sturtevant's Pictorial History, Thirteenth Regiment, Vermont Volunteers, War of 1861-1865, p. 682