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Cataract, Nelson


Age: 22, credited to North Hero, VT
Unit(s): 13th VT INF
Service: enl 8/20/62, m/i 10/10/62, Pvt, Co. H, 13th VT INF, wdd, Gettysburg, 7/3/63, m/o 7/21/63

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Birth: 07/04/1842, Canada
Death: 09/17/1928

Burial: Arkansaw Memorial Cemetery, Arkansaw, WI
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone photographer: Glo Wellman
Findagrave Memorial #: 7598873


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 1/26/1891, WI
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: 13th Vt. History off-site


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Arkansaw Memorial Cemetery, Arkansaw, WI

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NELSON CATARACT enlisted from the town of North Hero, Vt., August 20th, 1862 at the age of 22, and joined Company H. Served his full term and was mustered out with his regiment July 21st, 1863. He now resides in Waterbury, Vt.

Source: Sturtevant's Pictorial History, Thirteenth Regiment, Vermont Volunteers, War of 1861-1865, p. 659