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 George H Cady

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George H Cady

Birth
Vermont, USA
Death May 1885 (aged 44–45)
Codington County, South Dakota, USA
Burial Dover, Olmsted County, Minnesota, USA
Memorial ID 44191937 View Source

George served in Company E 13th Vermont Infantry during the Civil War

Private
Company E, 13th Vermont Infantry
Companies F & M, 1st Vermont Cavalry
Union Army
CIVIL WAR

He first enlisted from Cambridge on 8 Sep 1862 and mustered into the 13th Vermont. He mustered out on 21 Jul 1863 at Brattleboro. He then re-enlisted on 17 Dec 1863 and mustered into the 1st VT Cavalry. He was transferred from Company M to Company F on 21 Jun 1865. He mustered out on 9 Aug 1865 at Burlington, VT.

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“He was engaged in the battle of Gettysburg, on the second and third days of fighting; the battle of the Wilderness; the siege of Petersburg; and all the battles that the 1st Vermont Calvary was engaged in from Winchester to the close of war. His closest comrades in the service were William E. Woods, Birney S. Fullington, George Brush, Charley Carleton and Thad Whipple. He went west about fifteen years ago (1880) and died there soon after.” [Vermont Enrolled Militia 1861-1867, Page 44].

Contributor: Salvarsan (47181938) •


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