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Cox, Lorenzo H.
MILITARY SERVICE
Age: 21, credited to Woodstock, VT
Unit(s): 6th VT INF
Service: enl 9/27/61, m/i 10/15/61, Pvt, Co. C, 6th VT INF, d/dis 9/6/62

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VITALS
Birth: 09/24/1840, Woodstock, VT
Death: 09/06/1862

Burial: Philadelphia National Cemetery, Philadelphia, PA
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer:

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
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Cenotaph: Highland Cemetery, Woodstock, VT
Marker/Plot:
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
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ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Remarks: None
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BURIAL:
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Cenotaph in Highland Cemetery, Woodstock, VT

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Medical Record

Case 201. - Private Lorenzo H. Cox, Co. C, 6th Vt.; admitted August 10, 1862. Typhoid fever. Died Sept. 7. Post-mortem examination next day: Age about 25 years; emaciation extreme; diffuse ecchymoses on skin of body. Lungs healthy; heart natural, containing some liquid blood and a soft black clot in the right ventricle. Spleen small, lake-red on section; liver dull-brown above, slate-color below and uniformly brown on section. Stomach moderately distended, its mucous membrane dirty gray with some vascular injection; ileum and colon inflamed in patches; agminated glands containing black deposit, but otherwise healthy, except two near the colon, which were slightly ulcerated; solitary glands everywhere pigmented. - Act. Ass't Surg. J. Leidy, Satterlee Hospital, Philadelphia, Pa.

Joseph K. Barnes, The Medical and Surgical History of the War of the Rebellion. (1861-65), Part 3, Volume 1 (Government Printing Office, Washington, DC, 1883), p. 388.