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Prescott, Horace

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 30, credited to Lyndon, VT
Unit(s): 12th NH INF
Service: enl, Upper Gilmanton, NH, 8/20/62, m/i, CPL, Co. H, 12th NH INF, 9/12/62, kia, Chancellorsville, 5/3/63

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VITALS

Birth: 1832, Lyndon, VT
Death: 05/03/1863

Burial: Lyndon Center Cemetery, Lyndon, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
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

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BURIAL:

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Lyndon Center Cemetery, Lyndon, VT

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Obituary

THE CALEDONIAN: JULY 31, 1863

Killed in the memorable battle at Chancellorsville, May 3d, Horace Prescott of Laconia, N.H., corporal in Co. H., 12th N.H. Regt, aged 34 years. He was formerly of Lyndon, and son of Mr. Isaac Prescott of that town. He was brave in battle, and fell manfully defending his country's flag.

Courtesy of Deanna French.



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