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Hart, Henry

Age: 30, credited to Burke, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 11/3/63, m/i 11/3/63, Pvt, Co. K, 11th VT INF, wdd, Cold Harbor, 6/1/64, dis/wds, 6/13/65

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Birth: 1833, Newark, VT
Death: 08/15/1881

Burial: Mechanicsburg Cemetery, Mechanicburg, IL
Marker/Plot: Section A, Row 2, Lot 184
Gravestone researcher/photographer:
Findagrave Memorial #: 8621672
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(If there are state digraphs above, this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldiers' home in that state after the war)

Remarks: None

Note: The 11th Vermont Infantry was also known as the 1st Vermont Heavy Artillery; the names were used interchangably for most of its career


2nd Great Granduncle of Susan Monaghan, Springfield, IL

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Henry Hart

Henry Hart was wounded in the leg during the Battle of Cold Harbor and was lame the rest of his life. Following the death of his first wife, Jennette Hudson, in 1866 in East Haven, VT, Henry migrated to Sangamon Co., IL where he joined Mrs. Ellen J. Hart, widow of his brother/cousin, Daniel Hart. Henry and Ellen were married 4 Jul 1868. Henry Hart's pension and military files available and more details available on request.

Contributed by Susan Monaghan, Henry's 2nd great-grandneice