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Roberts, Nelson C.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 19, credited to Sharon, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF, 16th VT INF
Service: enl 9/4/62, m/i 10/23/62, Pvt, Co. G, 16th VT INF, m/o 8/10/63; enl 12/10/63, m/i 12/10/63, Pvt, Co. A, 9th VT INF, wdd, Chapin's Farm, 9/29/64, m/o 6/25/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1844, Strafford, VT
Death: 04/04/1880

Burial: Roberts-Sharon 4 Corners Cemetery, Sharon, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Bob Hackett
Findagrave Memorial #: 41547143

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 2/13/1866; widow Marcia C., 5/25/1883, NH, not approved; father Willis L., 8/4/1890, VT, not approved
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: If this soldier enlisted before 9/1/62, and was with the regiment on 9/13/62, he would have briefly been taken prisoner along with the entire regiment at Harper's Ferry. Read the blue section of the unit's Organization and Service for details.


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Roberts-Sharon 4 Corners Cemetery, Sharon, VT

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