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Eaton, John Stearns

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 21, credited to Woodstock, VT
Unit(s): 7th SQDRN RI CAV, 26th NY CAV/VT FCAV
Service: Dartmouth CAV, aka Co. B, 7th Squadron, RI CAV; enl 1/3/65, m/i 1/10/65, SGT, Co. F, Frontier Cavalry (aka 26th NY CAV), m/o 6/27/65

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VITALS

Birth: 01/29/1841, Woodstock, VT
Death: 04/19/1926

Burial: River Street Cemetery, Woodstock, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 44975210

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 8/11/1892, VT
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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River Street Cemetery, Woodstock, VT

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