Age: 19, credited to Readsboro, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF
Service: enl 8/29/64, m/i 8/29/64, Pvt, Co. A, 2nd VT INF, m/o 6/19/65
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Birth: 08/13/1845, Readsboro, VT
Burial: Village Cemetery, Readsboro, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Boudreau
Findagrave Memorial #: 46208219
Alias?: None noted
Portrait?: Gibson Collection
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)
Great Grandfather of Ernest E. Phelps, Goldsboro, NC
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Village Cemetery, Readsboro, VT
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North Adams Transcript
May 11, 1921
The funeral of Emerson Stafford who died on Friday of last week at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Myron Yose, was held at the Baptist Church at 1 p.m. Rev. J. A. Donald officiated and the church quartet sang at the funeral. Mr. Stafford was a veteran of the Civil War [2nd Vt. Infantry, Co. A] and spent the greater part of his life here and in neighboring towns. Burial was in the village (Readsboro ed.) cemetery.
Contributed by Tom Boudreau.
Note: A picture of this soldier is available in the Gibson Collection.