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Individual Record
Whitney, Sidney Edwards
MILITARY SERVICE
Age: 18, credited to Middlesex, VT
Unit(s): 13th VT INF, 26th NY CAV
Service: enl 9/8/62, m/i 10/10/62, Pvt, Co. C, 13th VT INF, tr to Co. I, 10/11/62, m/o 7/21/63; enl 1/3/65, m/i 1/10/65, FRON CAV, Co. M, m/o 6/27/65

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VITALS
Birth: 01/11/1844, Montpelier, VT
Death: 08/25/1918

Burial: Oak Hill Cemetery, Lawrence, KS
Marker/Plot: Section 8 S
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Deanna French
Findagrave Memorial #: 31514495
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
Portrait?: 13th VT INF, off-site
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(State digraphs will show that this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldier's home)

Remarks: 13th Vt. History off-site

Note: After the Saint Albans Raid on October 19, 1864, Vermont raised two companies of cavalry to help guard the Canadian border; there were known as Frontier Cavalry, Companies F and M, but technically they were part of the 26th New York Cavalry.

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BURIAL:
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Oak Hill Cemetery, Lawrence, KS
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