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Brian White's Sharpshooters Collection

The following photographs of mostly Vermont Sharpshooters have been gratiously contributed by Brian White, of Kalamazoo, Michigan.

Click on a name to display his photograph, service details, and known vital statistics.

Beach, Edgar A., 1st VT INF, 4th VT INF, 2nd USSS

Buxton, Albert, 2nd USSS

Domag, William J., 1st USSS

French, David W., 1st USSS

Griffin, Almon D., 1st USSS

Hart, Gilbert, 2nd USSS

Hindes, Esbon Wiltsey, 1st USSS

Holley, Franklin Sullivan, 1st USSS

Howard, Charles H., 2nd USSS

Kinsman, Henry E., 1st USSS, 1st CT INF

Leach, William H., 1st USSS

Mead, Carlos Eugene, 4th VT INF, 1st USSS

Minet, Exes, 2nd USSS

Newell, Luther B., 1st VT INF, 4th VT INF, 2nd USSS

Paine, Eugene, 1st USSS

Petrie, William H., 4th VT INF, 2nd USSS

Prindle, Gilbert Henry, USN, 2nd USSS

Prindle, John Q. A., 7th VT INF

Robinson, Edwin E., 1st USSS

Squier, Willard Harwood, 4th VT INF, 2nd USSS

Squire, Daniel Webster, 4th VT INF, 2nd USSS

Squires, George, 4th VT INF, 1st USSS, 2nd USSS

Stoughton, Homer Richard, 2nd USSS

Sweetser, Francis D., 2nd USSS, 71th NY INF

Tower, George Rilely, 4th VT INF, 2nd USSS, 2nd NH INF

Weston, Edmund Jr., 1st USSS

The following soldier may be Lewis Pike or George S. Miller, both of Co. H, 2nd U.S. Sharpshooters. Two identical prints are known, one signed Pike and other Miller.

Pike, Lewis
Age 23, Credited to Whitingham, VT

Service: enl 10/28/61, m/i 12/31/62, Pvt, Co. H, 2nd USSS, reen 12/21/63, pr CORP 3/12/64, mwia, Wilderness, 5/6/64, d/wds 5/8/64 (occupation: farmer, 5' 5 3/4", light complexion, blue eyes, light hair)

Born: 1838, Whitingham, VT
Died 05/08/1864
Buried: Buried in an unmarked grave, , VA
Miller, George S.
Age 25, Credited to Cavendish, VT

Service: enl 5/2/61, m/i 5/9/61, Pvt, Co. E, 1st VT INF, m/o 8/15/61; enl 10/28/61, m/i 12/31/61, Pvt, Co. H, 2nd USSS, reen 12/21/63, pr CORP 1/1/61, tr to Co. H, 4th VT INF, 2/25/65, pr SGT 3/29/65, m/o 7/13/65 (occupation: mechanic, 5' 10", light complexion, grey eyes, dark hair)

Born: 1836, Warren, NH
Died 01/07/1877
Buried: Hillcrest Cemetery, Cavendish, VT

See also the 1st US Sharpshooters Monument at Pitzer's Woods, Gettysburg