Age: 27, credited to Benson, VT
Unit(s): 5th NY CAV
Service: enl, Postdam, NY, 8/23/64, m/i, Pvt, Co. A, 5th NY CAV, 9/2/64, m/o 6/8/65, York, OA
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Birth: abt 1837, Unknown
Burial: Fairview Cemetery, Benson, VT
Marker/Plot: Section 2
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, death date
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)
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Fairview Cemetery, Benson, VT
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Moses Stickney, a veteran of the Civil War, 86 years old, died Sunday after a long illness. He was said to have been one of the bravest soldiers in the federal army. He was born in Port Henry, N.Y., but had lived in Benson 30 years or more. He is survived by one son, Judson Stickney of Benson.
Source: Burlington Free Press, January 8, 1920
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.