Died at Baton Rouge in the Union Army, age 33 yrs.
His wife Mary was the dau. of Horatio Northrup and Minerva Bradley, per 1860 Fairfield census, they had a son named Albert..
American Civil War Soldiers Record
about John W Croft
Name: John W Croft ,
Residence: Fairfield, Vermont
Enlistment Date: 26 November 1861
Distinguished Service: DISTINGUISHED SERVICE
Side Served: Union
State Served: Vermont
Unit Numbers: 3035 3035
Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on 26 November 1861
Enlisted in Company F, 7th Infantry Regiment Vermont on 12 February 1862.
Died of disease Company F, 7th Infantry Regiment Vermont on 05 August 1862
Mary A Northrup Croft
1837–1869 (m. 1855)