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Reed, Loren B.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 21, credited to Waitsfield, VT
Unit(s): 13th VT INF
Service: enl 8/25/62, m/i 10/10/62, Pvt, Co. B, 13th VT INF, d/dis 5/30/63

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VITALS

Birth: 1842, Moretown, VT
Death: 05/30/1863

Burial: Waitsfield Common Cemetery, Waitsfield, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Joe Schenkman

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not Found
Portrait?: 13th History
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
WPA Graves Registration Card indicates that this is a cenotaph.

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Waitsfield Common Cemetery, Waitsfield, VT

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Portrait

(Sturtevant's Pictorial History
Thirteenth Regiment
Vermont Volunteers
War of 1861-1865
)

BIOGRAPHY

LOREN B. REED enlisted August 25th, 1862. Mustered October 10th, 1862. Died in Hospital at Camp Carusi, Vt., May 3rd, 1863. Comrade Reed was a fine musician and was detailed to play cornet in the Brigade Band and was playing there when taken sick. He was born in Waitsfield, Vt., and was 21 years old when he enlisted. Son of Benjamin and Arethusa Joslin Reed. His body was brought home for burial by Ziba W. McAllister

Source: Sturtevant, p. 466