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Ripley, James C.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 21, credited to Brattleboro, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF, 26th NY CAV/VT FCAV
Service: enl 5/1/61, m/i 6/20/61, Pvt, Co. C, 2nd VT INF, m/o 6/29/64; enl 1/3/65, m/i 1/10/65, Pvt, Co. F, Frontier Cavalry (aka 26th NY CAV), m/o 6/27/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1840, Winchester, NH
Death: unknown

Burial: Prospect Cemetery, Vergennes, VT
Marker/Plot: 137
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Alan Lathrop

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

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 11/25/1881, MA
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

Webmaster's 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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BURIAL:

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Prospect Cemetery, Vergennes, VT

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