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Boardman, Norman W.

Age: 18, credited to Middlebury, VT
Unit(s): 26th NY CAV
Service: enl 1/3/65, m/i 1/10/65, PVT, Co. M, Frontier Cavalry (aka 26th NY CAV), m/o 6/27/65

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Birth: 08/14/1830, Unknown
Death: 03/19/1917

Burial: Case Street Cemetery, Middlebury, VT
Marker/Plot: 36
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Alan Lathrop
Findagrave Memorial #: 40806121
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
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

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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Case Street Cemetery, Middlebury, VT

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Prominent Middlebury Man

Middlebury, March 20 --- Norman Boardman, aged 86 years, one of the oldest and most respected residents of this village, died last night about 7 o'clock at the home of his brother on Washington Street. He was born and lived on his farm on K Street until about 22 years ago, when he moved to a smaller place. His wife died about 12 years ago. He leaves two daughters, Mrs. George H. Chaffee of Middlebury, and Mrs. F A. Baldwin of Glens Falls. N.Y.

Barre Daily Times, March, 20, 1917

Courtesy of Deanna French.