PLAISTED'S FROM MAINE IN THE CIVIL WAR
Charles E. Plaisted, a 17 year-old from Phillips, enlisted in Company D, 28th Maine Infantry on October 13, 1862, and was mustered out on August 31, 1863.He is buried in Evergreen Cemetery in Phillips.
Elijah F. Plaisted of Phillips enlisted in the 28th Maine Infantry as an Assistant Surgeon on October 6, 1862, and was promoted to Surgeon in November.He was mustered out with the regiment on August 31, 1863. He is buried in Riverside Cemetery, Phillips.
George W. Plaisted, 18, enlisted from Phillips as a musician in Company E, 32nd Maine Infantry, on April 2, 1864.He transferred to Company E, 31st Maine Infantry, on December 1, 1864, and was mustered out on July 15, 1865.He submitted a pension application from New Jersey (date illegible).
Lafayette Plaisted enlisted at 17 from Phillips in Company A, 17th Maine Infantry.He transferred to Company G, 1st Maine Heavy Artillery, on December 18, 1863, and was mustered out on September 1, 1866.
Leonard F. Plaisted, a 21 year-old from Phillips, enlisted on August 18, 1862, in Company G, 17th Maine Infantry.He was wounded on April 5, 1865, and mustered out on June 4.He applied for a pension in 1880.His widow, Mary, submitted an application from Colorado in 1926.