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Richmond, Edward Leslie

Age: 19, credited to Woodstock, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT INF, 26th NY CAV, USA
Service: enl 5/2/61, m/i 5/9/61, Pvt, Co. B, 1st VT INF, m/o 8/15/61; enl 1/3/65, m/i 1/10/65, 1SGT, Co. F, Frontier Cavalry (26th NY CAV), pr Regt'l SGTMAJ 6/1/65, m/o 7/5/65 (pension: Co. A, 17th US INF)

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Birth: 06/04/1842, Vermont
Death: 02/11/1921

Burial: Green Ridge Cemetery, Kenosha, WI
Marker/Plot: Section NW-C
Gravestone researcher/photographer:
Findagrave Memorial #: 122674346
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
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

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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