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Barney, Elisha L., age 29, cred. to Swanton, VT
Service: comn CPT, Co. K, 6th VT INF, 10/15/61 (10/15/61), pr MAJ, 10/15/62 (10/24/62), pr LTC, 12/18/62 (12/27/62), pr COL, 3/18/63 (3/26/63), wdd, Crampton's gap, 9/14/62, mwia, Wilderness, 5/5/64, d/wds 5/10/64
born: 04/13/1832; died 05/10/1864


Bird, Riley A., age 25, cred. to Bristol, VT
Service: comn 1LT, Co. A, 6th VT INF, 10/4/61 (10/15/61), pr CPT, 1/1/62 (11/1/62), kia, Wilderness, 5/5/64
born: 1836; died 05/05/1864


Butterfield, Franklin George, age 20, cred. to Rockingham, VT
Service: com, 2LT, Co. A, 6th VT INF, 10/4/61 (10/15/61), pr 1LT, Co. C, 8/21/62 (9/15/62), pr CPT, Co. I, 4/21/64 (5/5/64), pr LTC, 10/21/64, wdd, Charles Town, 8/21/64, resgd on account of wds, 10/28/64 as CPT, Co I. (Medal of Honor) [College: MC 63]
born: 03/11/1842; died 01/06/1916


Crane, Albert Abijah, age 24, cred. to Bridport, VT
Service: enl 10/3/61, m/i 10/15/61, SGT, Co. A, 6th VT INF, comn 2LT, 8/21/62 (9/15/62), pr CPT, 11/1/62 (11/1/62), kia, Wilderness, 5/5/64 [College: MC 63]
born: 12/13/1836; died 05/05/1864


Davis, Alexander W., age 19, cred. to Glover, VT
Service: enl 9/25/61, m/i 10/15/61, CPL, Co. D, 6th VT INF, reen 12/16/63, pr SGT, wdd, Savage's Station, 6/29/62, pow, Savage's Station, 6/29/62, prld 8/5/62; pr 1LT, 39th US CLRD INF, 4/1/64
born: 03/09/1842; died 05/29/1910


Davis, Martin Warner, age 25, cred. to Coventry, VT
Service: enl 10/2/61, m/i 10/15/61, SGT, Co. D, 6th VT INF, pr 1SGT, 1/11/62, comn 2LT, 5/1/62 (10/1/62), pr 1LT, 11/1/62 (1/14/63), pr CPT, 2/3/63 (2/13/63), wdd, Lee's Mill, 4/16/62, m/o 10/18/64
born: 01/24/1836; died 12/15/1923


Drew, John Theophilus, age 25, cred. to Burlington, VT
Service: comn CPT, Co. G, 2nd VT INF, 5/20/61 (5/20/61), pow, Bull Run, 7/21/61, Salisbury prison, at least 7/62, prld 8/17/62, resgd 10/8/62; 13th Regt, and 26th Co., 2nd Btln, VRC 63-65[College: UVM 63]
born: 06/08/1834; died 10/16/1879


Dwinell, Carlos W., age 23, cred. to Glover, VT
Service: comn 2LT, Co. D, 6th VT INF, 10/8/61 (10/15/61), pr 1LT, 1/11/62 (1/11/62), pr Adjutant, 11/1/62 (1/14/63), pr CPT, Co. C, 1/12/63 (1/23/63), pr MAJ, 6/27/64 (7/10/64), wdd, Wilderness, 5/5/64, mwia, Charles Town, 8/21/64, d/wds 8/24/64, Baltimore, MD
born: 1838; died 08/24/1864


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Grout, Josiah H., Jr., age 20, cred. to Kirby, VT
Service: comn 2LT, Co. I, 1st VT CAV, 10/21/61 (11/1/61), pr 1LT 4/25/62 (4/25/62), pr CPT 4/1/63 (6/5/63), wdd, Broad Run, 4/1/63, dis/dsb 10/1/63; comn CPT, Co. M, Frontier Cavalry (26th NY CAV), 1/10/65 (2/23/65), pr MAJ 3/22/65 (3/25/65), m/o 6/27/65 [Governor of VT 1896-1898] [College: MC 64]
born: 05/28/1842; died 07/09/1925


Hoyt, Enoch S., age 25, cred. to Cabot, VT
Service: enl 6/1/61, m/i 7/16/61, Pvt, Co. G, 3rd VT INF, dis/dsb 2/19/63; enl 2/17/65, d/svc 10/1/65 in 246th Co., 1st Btln, VRC
born: 1836; died 10/01/1865


McClary, Ira D., age 20, cred. to Albany, VT
Service: enl 9/30/61, m/i 10/15/61, 5SGT, Co. D, 6th VT INF, pr 1SGT 5/1/62, comn 2LT 12/29/62 (1/14/63), dis/wds 4/11/63
born: 09/25/1841; died 08/25/1906


Sperry, William Joseph, age 20, cred. 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 9/26/61, m/i 10/15/61, SGT, Co. E, 6th VT INF, comn 2LT, 8/21/62 (9/15/62), pr 1LT, 3/3/63 (3/17/63), pr CPT, Co. C, 8/8/64 (9/3/64), pr MAJ, 1/7/65 (1/30/65), Bvt LTC, 4/2/65 for gallantry in the assault on Petersburg, pr LTC, 6/4/65 (6/17/65), m/o 6/26/65 as MAJ (Medal of Honor)
born: 12/28/1840; died 03/03/1914


Veazey, Wheelock Graves, age 26, cred. to Springfield, VT
Service: comn CPT, Co. A, 3rd VT INF, 5/21/61 (5/21/61), pr MAJ 8/10/61 (8/10/61), pr LTC 8/13/61 (8/13/61); also tr to 16th VT INF, comn COL, 9/27/62 (10/12/62), m/o 8/10/63 (Medal of Honor) [College: DC 59]
born: 12/05/1835; died 03/22/1898


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