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Taft, Daniel W.
Age: 18, credited to Pittsford, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT CAV, 95th NY INF
Service: enl 10/2/61, m/i 11/19/61, Pvt, Co. G, 1st VT CAV, wdd, Middletown, 5/24/62, pow, Middletown, 5/24/62, prld 6/1/62, dis/dsb 6/15/62; enl, Malone, m/i, Pvt, Co. C, 95th NY INF, 7/14/63, wdd, Wilderness, 5/6/64, wdd, Cold Harbor, 6/7/64, wee, 2/6/65, Hatchers Run, VA, tr to Co. I, 4/6/65, dis/wds, 7/18/65, White Hall Hosp., Bristol, PA, AKA John T. Taft
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Birth: abt 1843, Unknown
Burial: Oak Knoll Cemetery, Palmer, MA
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 135304652
Alias?: Taft, John T.
Pension?: Yes, 8/25/1865; widow Helen M., 8/4/1913, VT
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: 1890 - Living in Boston, MA
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Oak Knoll Cemetery, Palmer, MA
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DEATH OF BERLIN MAN.
Daniel W. Taft, Civil War Veteran, Died in Burlington.
Burlington, June 3. - Daniel W. Taft of Berlin, a veteran of the Civil war in Co. G, 1st Vermont cavalry, died at a hospital here today. He was 67 years of age. The remains were taken to Berlin this afternoon.
Source: Barre Times, June 3, 1913
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.