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Somers, Seth P.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 19, credited to Greensboro, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF
Service: enl 5/7/61, m/i 6/20/61, Pvt, Co. F, 2nd VT INF, detailed as a blacksmith 10/1/61, but "not relishing the idea of being considered a non-combatant, he was returned to the company in a short time by request," wdd, Savage's Station, 6/29/62 (leg), pow, Savage's Station, 6/29/62, prld 7/18/62, taken to Gnrl. Hosp. Baltimore and remained until dis/dsb 11/6/62; d/dis 1/16/63 (exposure)

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VITALS

Birth: 1843, Greensboro, VT
Death: 01/16/1863

Burial: Pleasant View Cemetery, Barnet, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 47433712

MORE INFORMATION

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

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Pleasant View Cemetery, Barnet, VT

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Obituary

Deaths

At Greensboro, Vt., Jan. 16, of chronic diarrhea, Seth P. Somers, aged 20 years, formerly a member of Co. F, 2d regiment Vt. Vols.

Source: St. Johnsbury Caledonian, April 3, 1863
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.