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Individual Record
Bliss, Edgar
MILITARY SERVICE
Age: 21, credited to Vershire, VT
Unit(s): 15th VT INF, 26th NY CAV
Service: enl 8/29/62, m/i 10/22/62, Pvt, Co. A, 15th VT INF, m/o 8/5/63; enl 1/3/65, m/i 1/10/65, Pvt, Co. F, Frontier Cavalry (26th NY CAV), m/o 6/27/65

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VITALS
Birth: 06/10/1841, Vershire, VT
Death: 01/30/1925

Burial: Point Pleasant Cemetey, Point Plesant, IL
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer:
Findagrave Memorial #: 160760489
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
Portrait?: Unknown
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)

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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BURIAL:
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Point Pleasant Cemetery, Point Pleasant, IL
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