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Spear, Edwin

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 24, credited to Braintree, VT
Unit(s): 8th VT INF
Service: enl 12/31/61, m/i 2/18/62, Pvt, Co. G, 8th VT INF, pow 9/4/62, prld 11/13/62, and held as hostage until reprieved by Jefferson Davis, d/svc, 6/15/63, before reaching regiment

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VITALS

Birth: 1837, Vermont
Death: 06/15/1863

Burial: Memphis National Cemetery, Memphis, TN
Marker/Plot: H/4195
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Ledoux
Findagrave Memorial #: 3170844

Cenotaph: Braintree Hill Cemetery, Braintree, VT
Marker/Plot:
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 98736590


MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, mother Orrilla, 8/7/1863
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

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Memphis National Cemetery, TN

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Cenotaph in Braintree Hill Cemetery, Braintree, VT

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