Bickford, George W.
Age: 37, credited to Woodford, VT
Unit(s): 4th VT INF, 1st VT CAV
Service: enl 8/22/61, m/i 9/21/61, WGNR, Co. A, 4th VT INF, dis/dsb 6/24/62; enl 11/28/63, m/i 12/10/63, Pvt, Co. G, 1st VT CAV, pr CPL 1/26/65, tr to Co. E 6/21/65, m/o 8/9/65, pow 3/19/65, prld 3/26/65
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Birth: 04/01/1824, Woodford, VT
Burial: City Cemetery, Woodford, VT
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
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)
3rd Great Granduncle of Gillian Wilson, White Creek, NY
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George W. Bickford
St. Johnsbury Caledonian-Record, June 6, 1906
George W. Bickford died at Woodford May 31, aged 83 years. He was an inmate of the soldiers' home, but was absent on furlough. He enlisted in Co. A, 4th Vt. Vols., in the Civil war, was discharged on account of illness, recovered, reenlisted in the 1st Vt. Cav., and rose to the rank of corporal. He had been town clerk and treasurer of Woodford for 30 years.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.