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Shedd, Charles Wesley

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 20, credited to Mount Holly, VT
Unit(s): 14th VT INF, 26th NY CAV/VT FCAV
Service: enl 9/10/62, m/i 10/21/62, 5SGT, Co. H, 14th VT INF, pr 1SGT, m/o 7/30/63; enl 1/4/65, m/i 1/10/65, QMSGT, Co. M, Frontier Cavalry (26th NY CAV), m/o 6/27/65

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1842, Mount Holly, VT
Death: 02/01/1903

Burial: Woodland Cemetery, Keene, NH
Marker/Plot: Lot 1, Grave 28
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?: Yes, 12/22/1897, NH
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

Webmaster's 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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Woodland Cemetery, Keene, NH

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