Alfred Jacobs


Alfred Jacobs

Northumberland, Coos County, New Hampshire, USA
Death 20 Sep 1864
Danville, Pittsylvania County, Virginia, USA
Burial Northfield, Washington County, Vermont, USA
Memorial ID 60559621 View Source
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He died as prisoner of war and is buried at Danville Virginia National Cemetery. So this is his memorial cenotaph.

Death date reported varies somewhat, with wife's death date and his apparently on the same date, according to one source. With earlier date listed on Vt in the Civil War website and reported in The Rutland County Herald..

His service record courtesy of Vermont In The Civil War website: MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 44, credited to Northfield, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF, 12th VT INF
Service: enlisted 8/23/62, mustered in 10/4/62, Pvt, Co. F, 12th VT INF, discharged / disability 2/18/63; enlIs Ted 11/14/63, mustered In 12/1/63, POW / Prisoner Of War Weldon Railroad, 6/23/64, Danville, dIED in prison 9/20/64

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A Civil War Veteran: PVT, Co. F, 12th VVI (Vt Vol Infantry)

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  • Created by: Sabina
  • Added: 24 Oct 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 60559621
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Alfred Jacobs (unknown–20 Sep 1864), Find a Grave Memorial ID 60559621, citing Elmwood Cemetery, Northfield, Washington County, Vermont, USA ; Maintained by Sabina (contributor 47283800) .