Parson, Jackson M.
Age: 0, credited to Essex, VT
Unit(s): 63rd MA INF
Service: 63rd MA INF
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Birth: 1838, Unknown
Burial: Village Cemetery, Essex, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not Found
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Village Cemetery, Essex, VT
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Aug. 24th, Mr. Jackson M. Parsons, son of James A. and Lydia H. Parsons, of Essex.
He was a member of the 3rd Mass. Battery, and was in the seven days fight before Richmond. When all his comrades save one beside himself had fallen, he loaded the gun and fired it, then spiked it and escaped. He died of fever on his way home.
Source: Burlington Free Press, September 3, 1862
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.