1st Regiment Infantry

"Cavendish Light Infantry"

Company E

Adams, Orrin S., credited to, Troy, NH, age 21, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; additional service in 2nd NH Infantry

Allen, Albert W., credited to, Springfield, VT, age 20, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 10/2/61, mustered in 11/19/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer Cavalry, re-enlisted 12/28/63, pr Corporal 12/1/64, pr Sergeant, mustered out 6/21/65

Allen, Henry, credited to, Weathersfield, VT, age 21, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 4/3/62, mustered in 4/3/62, Private, Co. H, 2nd Vermont Volunteer infantry, discharged because of disability 1/17/63

Allen, James H., credited to, Springfield, VT, age 21, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 9/1/62, mustered in 10/23/62, Corporal, Co. E, 16th Vermont Volunteer infantry, pr Sergeant 1/1/63, mustered out 8/10/63

Barber, Joseph, credited to, Ludlow, VT, age 19, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 9/23/61, cred Sheffield, mustered in 10/15/61, Private, Co. E, 6th Vermont Volunteer infantry, re-enlisted 12/15/63, tr to Co. K, 10/16/64, mustered out 6/26/65

Barker, Sewall, credited to, Grafton, VT, age 37, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 12/5/61, cred to Chester, mustered in 2/12/62, Corporal, Co. G, 7th Vermont Volunteer infantry, red 8/16/62, died of disease 1/12/63

Bingham, Leonard P., credited to, Ludlow, VT, age 43, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; commissioned 2nd Lieutenant, Co. G, 7th Vermont Volunteer infantry, 1/31/62 (2/4/62), pr 1st Lieutenant 9/24/62 (10/24/62), resigned 7/30/63; commissioned 1st Lieutenant, Co. G, 17th Vermont Volunteer infantry, 4/12/64 (4/17/64), killed in action, Petersburg Mine, 7/30/1864

Bishop, Charles W., credited to, Ludlow, VT, age 18, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 11/6/61, mustered in 11/19/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer Cavalry, prisoner of war 9/22/62, paroled 11/22/62, re-enlisted 12/28/63, pr Sergeant, mortally wounded in action, 6/28/64, died of wounds 7/22/64

Blanchard, Oliver H., credited to, Cavendish, VT, age 21, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61

Blodgett, William Henry, credited to, Springfield, VT, age 19, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 11/26/61, mustered in 2/12/62, Corporal, Co. G, 7th Vermont Volunteer infantry, re-enlisted 2/15/64, pr Sergeant, red 2/13/65, mustered out 2/16/66

Boutin, Charles W., credited to, Windham, VT, age 22, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Corporal, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; commissioned 1st Lieutenant, Co. K, 4th Vermont Volunteer infantry, 9/14/61 (9/14/61), pr Captain, Co. D, 12/14/62 (1/24/63), prisoner of war, Weldon Railroad, 6/23/64, Columbia, SC, paroled 3/1/65, pr Major 6/4/65 (6/17/65) mustered out 7/13/65 as Captain, Co. D

Bridges, Perry S., credited to, Chester, VT, age 42, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 8/26/61, mustered in 9/21/61, Private, Co. C, 4th Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 9/30/64

Buckley, William H. H., credited to, Ludlow, VT, age 20, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, wounded, Big Bethel, 6/16/61, mustered out 8/15/61

Carey, William W., credited to, Cavendish, VT, age 20, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 9/26/61, mustered in 10/15/61, Corporal, Co. E, 6th Vermont Volunteer infantry, wounded, Lee's Mill, 4/16/62, pr Sergeant-Major 1/1/63, commissioned 1st Lieutenant, Co. F 5/15/64 (5/27/64), mustered out 10/28/64

Carlisle, Edward M., credited to, Chester, VT, age 19, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 3/6/62, mustered in 4/12/62, Private, Co. E, 6th Vermont Volunteer infantry, wounded, Savage's Station, 6/29/62, discharged because of disability 12/31/62

Chapman, Marvin Van Buren, credited to, Chester, VT, age 21, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 2/21/62, mustered in 4/12/62, Private, Co. E, 6th Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 9/23/62, died in service, cause unknown 10/4/62

Chase, Ira E., credited to, Andover, VT, age 18, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 10/9/61, mustered in 10/29/61, Private, Co. A, 3rd Vermont Volunteer infantry, wounded, Wilderness, 5/5/64, red, mustered out 3/18/65

Chase, Isaac T., credited to, Andover, VT, age 20, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Musician, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 10/4/61, mustered in 10/15/61, Musician, Co. E, 6th Vermont Volunteer infantry, died of disease 7/4/62

Clapp, Albert S., credited to, Springfield, VT, age 20, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 11/1/61, mustered in 11/19/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer Cavalry, prisoner of war 7/1/63, paroled 7/1/63, mustered out 11/18/64

Clark, Asaph, credited to, Cavendish, VT, age 32, commissioned 1st Lieutenant, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, 5/3/61 (5/3/61), mustered out 8/15/61; commissioned 1st Lieutenant, Co. D, 9th Vermont Volunteer infantry, 5/25/63 (6/26/63), pr Captain, 5/25/63 (6/26/63), mustered out 6/13/65

Conant, Freeman C., credited to, Cavendish, VT, age 26, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 8/7/61, mustered in 9/21/61, Private, Co. C, 4th Vermont Volunteer infantry, pr Corporal 11/16/61, discharged because of disability 5/1/62; enlisted again 8/5/64, mustered in 8/5/64, Private, 2nd Vermont Volunteer Light Artillery Battery, mustered out 7/31/65

Conline, John, credited to, Rutland, VT, age 15, enlisted 5/2/61, age 15, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 3/1/62, mustered in 4/12/62, Private, Co. E, 4th Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 9/5/63, disch to accept appt as Cadet at USMA West Point

Corliss, James F., credited to, Chester, VT, age 20, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 9/26/61, mustered in 10/15/61, Private, Co. E, 6th Vermont Volunteer infantry, wounded, Savage's Station, 6/29/62, prisoner of war, Savage's Station, 6/29/62, died in prison 7/11/62

DeCamp, Ezra M., credited to, Springfield, VT, age 19, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 9/1/61, mustered in 9/21/61, Private, Co. K, 4th Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 9/30/64

Deming, Riley A., credited to, Chester, VT, age 18, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 9/26/61, mustered in 10/15/61, Private, Co. E, 6th Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 3/8/62

Dutton, Salmon, credited to, Cavendish, VT, age 22, commissioned 2nd Lieutenant, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, 5/3/61 (5/3/61), mustered out 8/15/61; commissioned Captain, Co. G, 7th Vermont Volunteer infantry, 1/31/62 (2/4/62), mustered out 5/31/65

Emery, Nelson W., credited to, Cavendish, VT, age 24, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 12/11/61, mustered in 2/18/62, Sergeant, 1st Vermont Volunteer Light Artillery Battery, mustered out 8/10/64

Field, Alphonzo L., credited to, Cavendish, VT, age 24, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 8/7/62, mustered in 9/20/62, Private, Co. F, 1st USSS, tr to 2nd USSS, Co. E, 12/23/64, tr to 4th Vermont Volunteer infantry, Co. G, 2/25/65, mustered out 6/19/65

Fitch, Samuel, credited to, Cavendish, VT, age 20, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61

Freeman, Jason E., credited to, Cavendish, VT, age 22, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 9/15/62, mustered in 10/23/62, Private, Co. K, 16th Vermont Volunteer infantry, commissioned 2nd Lieutenant, Co. H, 12/31/62 (1/7/63), mustered out 8/10/63; enlisted again 3/15/65, mustered in 3/15/65, Private, Co. C, 6th Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 6/26/65

French, George Blood, credited to, Cavendish, VT, age 25, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, 1st Sergeant, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; commissioned 1st Lieutenant, Co. C, 4th Vermont Volunteer infantry, 9/3/61 (9/3/61), pr Adjutant., 7/17/62 (8/16/62), wounded, Wilderness, 5/5/64, mustered out 9/30/64; commissioned Captain, Co. M, FRON Cavalry (26th NY Cavalry), 1/10/65 (2/23/65), mustered out 6/27/65

Frost, Roswell W., credited to, Springfield, VT, age 22, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 10/8/61, cred Springfield, mustered in 10/27/61, Private, Co. F, 3rd Vermont Volunteer infantry, died of disease 4/23/62

Fullam, Benoni B., credited to, Ludlow, VT, age 28, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Sergeant, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 10/15/61, mustered in 10/15/61, Sergeant-Major, 6th Vermont Volunteer infantry, commissioned 1st Lieutenant, Co. G, 6/14/62 (6/14/62), resigned 10/25/62; enlisted again 1/11/65, mustered in 1/12/65, Private, Co. F, FRON Cavalry (26th NY Cavalry), mustered out 6/27/65

Gould, Enos M., credited to, Ludlow, VT, age 27, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 9/24/61, mustered in 10/15/61, Private, Co. E, 6th Vermont Volunteer infantry, pr Corporal 2/18/62, re-enlisted 12/15/63, wounded, Wilderness, 5/5/64, tr to Co. K, 10/16/64, red, mustered out 6/26/65

Hart, John, credited to, Weathersfield, VT, age 21, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; APP Gen. Rec. Svc USA, Co. A, 5th US Infantry

Hazelton, Edward L., credited to, Hebron, NH, age 24, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 11/30/61, mustered in 2/12/62, Sergeant, Co. G, 7th Vermont Volunteer infantry, pr 1st Sergeant, 10/26/63, re-enlisted 2/17/64, commissioned 1st Lieutenant, 7/13/65 (8/11/65), mustered out 3/14/66

Hazelton, Ira G., credited to, Chester, VT, age 19, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61

Howard, George M. R., credited to, Cavendish, VT, age 24, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Sergeant, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; commissioned 1st Lieutenant, Co. G, 7th Vermont Volunteer infantry, 1/31/62 (2/4/62), resigned 9/16/62

Ingleston, William H., credited to, Cavendish, VT, age 21, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 9/27/61, mustered in 10/15/61, Private, Co. E, 6th Vermont Volunteer infantry, re-enlisted 12/15/63, pr Corporal, wounded, Wilderness, 5/5/64, prisoner of war, Charlestown, 8/21/64, paroled 3/2/65, nfr

Kendall, Luke, credited to, Springfield, VT, age 21, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61

Kendrick, Benjamin S., credited to, Springfield, VT, age 22, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 12/30/63, mustered in 1/2/64, Private, Co. D, 9th Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 12/1/65

Larkin, Charles H., credited to, Andover, VT, age 19, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 11/30/61, mustered in 2/12/62, Corporal, Co. G, 7th Vermont Volunteer infantry, re-enlisted 2/19/64, mustered out 3/14/66

Larkin, James Warren, credited to, Andover, VT, age 23, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 11/30/61, mustered in 2/12/62, Corporal, Co. G, 7th Vermont Volunteer infantry, pr Sergeant 6/25/64, pr 1st Sergeant, 9/12/65, commissioned 2nd Lieutenant, 3/1/66 (4/9/66), mustered out 3/14/66 as 1st Sergeant

Lawrence, Henry E., credited to, Ludlow, VT, age 23, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 9/12/61, mustered in 10/18/61, Private, Co. I, 2nd Vermont Volunteer infantry, pr Corporal 6/10/62, discharged because of disability 1/8/63

Marsdale, Gerald E., credited to, Chester, VT, age 18, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 9/7/61, mustered in 9/21/61, Private, Co. K, 4th Vermont Volunteer infantry, discharged because of disability 10/22/62; enlisted again 12/5/63, mustered in 12/17/63, Private, Co. H, 1st Vermont Volunteer Cavalry, pr Corporal 11/19/64, pr Sergeant, tr to Co. B 6/21/65, mustered out 8/9/65

Marshall, Charles A., credited to, Chester, VT, age 18, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 1/1/62, mustered in 2/12/62, Corporal, Co. G, 7th Vermont Volunteer infantry, pr Sergeant 9/11/62, died of disease 10/12/62

Maxfield, George C., credited to, Chester, VT, age 18, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Musician, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 2/17/62, mustered in 4/12/62, Private, Co. K, 4th Vermont Volunteer infantry, re-enlisted 3/28/64, tr to Co. D, 2/25/65, mustered out 7/13/65

Miller, George S., credited to, Cavendish, VT, age 25, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 10/28/61, mustered in 12/31/61, Private, Co. H, 2nd USSS, re-enlisted 12/21/63, pr Corporal 1/1/61, tr to Co. H, 4th Vermont Volunteer infantry, 2/25/65, pr Sergeant 3/29/65, mustered out 7/13/65 (occupation: mechanic, 5' 10", light complexion, grey eyes, dark hair)

Orr, George S., credited to, Pawlet, VT, age 24, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; additional service as Captain, Co. A, 77th NY Infantry, wounded, Cedar Creek, 10/19/64 (arm, amputated)

Orr, Moses Edgar, credited to, Pawlet, VT, age 21, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61 enlisted 11/27/61, credited to, Gransille, NY, mustered in Sergeant, Co. K, 9th NY Infantry, 11/28/61, pr 1st Sergeant 2/28/62, commissioned. 2nd Lieutenant, 4/8/62, pr 1st Lieutenant, Co. A, 10/10/62, pr Captain, Co. A, 4/24/63, tr. to Co. K, mustered out 2/6/66, City Point, VA

Paine, Lowell B., credited to, Cavendish, VT, age 24, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Corporal, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 11/21/63, mustered in 1/2/64, Private, Co. G, 7th Vermont Volunteer infantry, lost on steamer "North America", 12/22/64, off Cape Hatteras, near Egg Harbor, listed as Sewell?

Pease, Clark W., credited to, Weston, VT, age 19, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 8/29/62, mustered in 10/23/62, Corporal, Co. C, 16th Vermont Volunteer infantry, pr Sergeant 10/23/62, mustered out 8/10/63; enlisted 1/4/65, mustered in 1/10/65, Private, Co. F, Frontier Cavalry (aka 26th NY Cavalry)), mustered out 6/27/65

Perkins, William H., credited to, Springfield, VT, age 19, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 11/26/61, mustered in 2/12/62, 3rd Sergeant, Co. G, 7th Vermont Volunteer infantry, re-enlisted 2/15/64, red 1/26/65, mustered out 3/14/66

Pier, Orris, credited to, Ludlow, VT, age 18, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 9/24/61, mustered in 10/15/61, Private, Co. E, 6th Vermont Volunteer infantry, re-enlisted 12/15/63, pr Corporal, tr to Co. K, 10/16/64, pr Sergeant 3/5/65, wounded, Spotsylvania, 5/12/64, mustered out 6/26/65

Porter, Gardner H., credited to, Chester, VT, age 20, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 11/27/61, mustered in 2/12/62, Private, Co. G, 7th Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 10/15/62

Rand, Ransom W., credited to, Chester, VT, age 20, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 12/3/61, mustered in 2/12/62, 1st Sergeant, Co. G, 7th Vermont Volunteer infantry, discharged because of disability 10/24/63

Russell, Allen D., credited to, Weathersfield, VT, age 21, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61

Sargent, Francis D., credited to, Ludlow, VT, age 21, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61 enlisted 9/24/61, mustered in 10/15/61, Pvt, Co. E, 6th Vermont Volunteer infantry, wounded, Savage's Station, 6/29/62, prisoner of war, Savage's Station, 6/29/62, paroled 7/22/62, mustered out 11/30/62; enlisted 6/27/63, Co. E, 13th Veteran Reserve Corp., mustered out 11/15/65

Scholar, William, credited to, Middletown, VT, age 19, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 7/28/62, mustered in 9/1/62, Private, Co. C, 10th Vermont Volunteer infantry, pr Corporal 1/23/63, pr Sergeant 7/1/64, pr 1st Sergeant 7/23/64, wounded, Cedar Creek, 10/19/64, red 4/1/65, mustered out 6/12/65

Shepard, Charles A., credited to, Cavendish, VT, age 24, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61

Smith, Henry E., credited to, Brattleboro, VT, age 21, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 9/21/61, mustered in 11/19/61, 4th Sergeant, Co. F, 1st Vermont Volunteer Cavalry, re-enlisted 12/29/63, pr 1st Sergeant 5/4/65, tr to Co. D, 6/21/65, mustered out 8/9/65

Spaulding, George P., credited to, Cavendish, VT, age 19, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61 enlisted 8/20/61, mustered in 9/21/61, Sergeant, Co. C, 4th Vermont Volunteer infantry, re-enlisted 12/15/63, pr 1st Sergeant, commissioned 2nd Lieutenant, Co. K, 5/5/64 (6/11/64), tr to Co. E, 2/25/64, prisoner of war, Weldon Railroad, 6/23/64, paroled 11/28/64, pr 1st Lieutenant, Co. B, 6/4/65 (6/17/65), mustered out 7/13/65 as 2nd Lieutenant, Co. E (?com as 2nd Lieutenant to date from 1/1/65, Special Order, War Department?)

Sperry, William Joseph, credited to, Cavendish, VT, age 20, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 9/26/61, mustered in 10/15/61, Sergeant, Co. E, 6th Vermont Volunteer infantry, commissioned 2nd Lieutenant, 8/21/62 (9/15/62), pr 1st Lieutenant, 3/3/63 (3/17/63), pr Captain, Co. C, 8/8/64 (9/3/64), pr Major, 1/7/65 (1/30/65), brevet Lieutenant Colonel, 4/2/65 for gallantry in the assault on Petersburg, pr Lieutenant Colonel, 6/4/65 (6/17/65), mustered out 6/26/65 as Major

 
Medal of Honor

Rank and Organization:
Major, 6th Vermont Infantry.
Place and date: Petersburg, VA, 2 Apr 1865.
Entered service at: Vermont.
Born: Cavendish, 28 Dec 1840.
Died: 3 March 1914.
Buried: Mount Union Cemetery, Cavendish.
Date of Issue: 12 Aug 1892.
Citation: With the assistance of a few men, captured 2 pieces of artillery and turned them upon the enemy.

Spring, George L., credited to, Chester, VT, age 27, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 9/15/62, mustered in 10/23/62, Corporal, Co. K, 16th Vermont Volunteer infantry, red 7/3/63, mustered out 8/10/63

Stearns, Alick, credited to, Cavendish, VT, age 25, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61

Stone, Edmund, credited to, Cavendish, VT, age 18, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; renlisted again 10/28/61, mustered in 11/19/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer Cavalry, re-enlisted 12/28/63, tr to Co. A 6/21/65, mustered out 8/9/65

Taylor, George D., credited to, Cavendish, VT, age 19, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 9/27/61, mustered in 10/15/61, Private, Co. E, 6th Vermont Volunteer infantry, died of disease 7/19/62

Thompson, William Henry, credited to, Chester, VT, age 37, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Sergeant, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61

Tuttle, Oscar S., credited to, Cavendish, VT, age 29, commissioned Captain, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, 12/25/60 (12/25/60), mustered out 8/15/61; commissioned Major, 6th Vermont Volunteer infantry, 9/25/61 (10/15/61), pr Lieutenant Colonel, 9/19/62 (10/6/62), pr Colonel 12/18/62 (12/27/62), resigned 3/18/63

Ware, Benjamin Merrill, credited to, Chester, VT, age 18, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 9/26/61, mustered in 10/15/61, Private, Co. E, 6th Vermont Volunteer infantry, re-enlisted 12/15/63, killed in action, Cold Harbor, 6/3/64

Weston, Isaac H., credited to, Cavendish, VT, age 35, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61

Wheeler, Charles, credited to, Springfield, VT, age 19, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 10/2/61, mustered in 11/19/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer Cavalry, pr Sergeant 3/17/63, prisoner of war, Stony Creek, 6/29/64, Andersonville, paroled 11/30/64, mustered out 2/6/65

Willey, John E., credited to, Chester, VT, age 26, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 8/29/62, mustered in 10/23/62, 3rd Sergeant, Co. C, 16th Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/10/63; enlisted again 12/1/63, mustered in 12/25/63, Private, Co. C, 1st Vermont Volunteer Cavalry, prisoner of war, Stony Creek, 6/29/64, Andersonville, paroled 11/30/64, died in service, cause unknown 12/18/64

Williams, Henry C., credited to, Springfield, VT, age 24, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Corporal, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61 enlisted 10/12/61, mustered in 11/19/61, Corporal, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer Cavalry, Bugler, pr Corporal 5/1/64, mustered out 11/18/64

Williams, William F., credited to, Winchendon, MA, age 21, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61  enlisted 8/28/61, mustered in 9/21/61, Pvt, Co. C, 4th Vermont Volunteer infantry, discharged because of disability 2/21/63; enlisted 9/11/63, mustered in 10/7/63, Pvt, Co. M, 11th Vermont Volunteer infantry, tr to Co. D, 6/24/65, mustered out 8/25/65 (alias Frank W. Marshall)

Witherell, Jonathan B., credited to, Cavendish, VT, age 34, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Private, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 8/29/62, mustered in 10/23/62, Corporal, Co. C, 16th Vermont Volunteer infantry, red 4/14/63, mustered out 8/10/63

Witherell, Nathaniel G. B., credited to, Cavendish, VT, age 32, enlisted 5/2/61, mustered in 5/9/61, Corporal, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer infantry, mustered out 8/15/61; enlisted again 10/12/61, mustered in 11/19/61, Corporal, Co. E, 1st Vermont Volunteer Cavalry, prisoner of war, Ashby's Gap, 9/22/62, paroled 11/21/64, mustered out 5/5/63

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