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Individual Record
Boardman, Joel D.
MILITARY SERVICE
Age: 18, credited to Salisbury, VT
Unit(s): 14th VT INF, 26th NY CAV
Service: enl 8/30/62, m/i 10/21/62, Pvt, Co. E, 14th VT INF, wdd, Gettysburg, 7/3/63, m/o 7/30/63; enl 1/3/65, m/i 1/10/65, Pvt, Co. M, FRON CAV, m/o 6/27/65

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VITALS
Birth: abt 1844, Salisbury, VT
Death: 09/29/1910

Burial: Draper Cemetery, Rives Junction, MI
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 17601670
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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Draper Cemetery, Rives Junction, MI

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