Age: 25, credited to Greensboro, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 8/8/62, m/i 9/1/62, Pvt, Co. F, 11th VT INF kia, Cold Harbor, 6/1/64, buried there by his brother
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Birth: abt 1837, Woodstock, NH
Burial: Buried in an unmarked grave, , VA
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Orpha E., 7/21/1864; minor, 10/17/1873
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)
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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HORACE SULHAM, son of Thomas P. Sulham, born in Pelham, N.H.; enlisted at Greensboro, Aug. 8, '62, mustered in at Brattleboro, Sept 1, in Co. F., 11th Reg; with the company until taken with measles, the following December, and subsequently with a fever; recovering his health performed duty in the company until he received an 11 day's furlough, Feb. 11, '64, came home; afterwards was with the company until instantly killed by a Minnie ball at the battle of Cold Harbor. June 1, '64, and buried there by his brother, Lemuel H. Sulham.
Hemenway's Historical Gazetteer, 1877, iii:229
Submitted By Deanna French.