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Blanchard, Edward


Age: 21, credited to Windsor, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: enl 7/26/64, m/i 8/2/64, Pvt, Co. F, 9th VT INF, pow, Fair Oaks, 10/27/64, d/prison 12/24/64, Salisbury

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Birth: abt 1843, North Stukely, Canada East
Death: 12/24/1864

Burial: Salisbury National Cemetery, Salisbury, NC
Marker/Plot: No_Marker; probably In trenches
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Ledoux

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not found
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: Cemetery photograph shows trenches behind the monument where this soldier is probably buried.

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 unit's Organization and Service for details.


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Salisbury National Cemetery, NC

Check the cemetery for location/directions and other veterans who may be buried there.


Vermont Soldiers who died at Salisbury, N. C., in January and February, 1865:

Edward Blanchard, F, 9th.

Source: Vermont Watchman and State Journal, March 31, 1865.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.