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West, Stephen G.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 27, credited to Barre, VT
Unit(s): 13th VT INF
Service: enl 8/25/62, m/i 10/10/62, Pvt, Co. I, 13th VT INF, d/dis 5/17/63, Camp Carusi VA

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VITALS

Birth: 1835, Unknown
Death: 05/17/1863

Burial: Elmwood Cemetery, Barre, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Monica White
Findagrave Memorial #: 95589223

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, mother P. Allen, 12/8/1863
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

Elmwood Cemetery, Barre, VT

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Photo

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

Biography

STEPHEN G. WEST enlisted from Barre. He did not take kindly to the life of a soldier; he found fault with everything; he was homesick and despondent and finally sickened and died May 17, 1863, at Camp Carusi.

Source: Sturtevant, p. 683