Maj James Edward Eldredge

Maj James Edward Eldredge

Birth
Warren, Washington County, Vermont, USA
Death 10 Aug 1917 (aged 75)
Highgate, Franklin County, Vermont, USA
Burial Warren, Washington County, Vermont, USA
Memorial ID 18478960 · View Source
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James E. Eldredge

Residence Warren VT;
Enlisted on 6/1/1861 as a Private.
On 7/16/1861 he mustered into "F" Co. VT 3rd Infantry
He was discharged for promotion on 8/13/1862
On 8/13/1862 he was commissioned into "H" Co. VT 1st Heavy Artillery
He was discharged for wounds on 1/10/1865
He was listed as:
POW 4/16/1862 (place not stated)
Paroled 5/11/1862 (place not stated)
Wounded 6/1/1864 Cold Harbor, VA
POW 6/23/1864 Weldon Railroad, VA
Escaped 6/29/1864 (place not stated)
Wounded 9/19/1864 Opequan, VA
Promotions:
2nd Lieut 8/13/1862
1st Lieut 9/5/1862
Capt 8/11/1863
Major 9/19/1864 by Brevet (For gallantry, Battle of Winchester, VA)

Additional Information:
Captain James Edward Eldredge Co. H. Previously POW Lee's Mills 4/16/62. Paroled 5/11/62. Wounded Cold Harbor 6/1/64. Escaped 6/29/64. Discharged for wounds 1/10/65. Residing in Warren, Vermont, on RSVO 1885 roster.
Died 8/10/1917



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  • Maintained by: Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War
  • Originally Created by: Bev
  • Added: 16 Mar 2007
  • Find a Grave Memorial 18478960
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Maj James Edward Eldredge (18 Aug 1841–10 Aug 1917), Find a Grave Memorial no. 18478960, citing Warren Village Cemetery, Warren, Washington County, Vermont, USA ; Maintained by Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War (contributor 48353502) .