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Hood, Egerton

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 19, credited to Chelsea, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF
Service: enl 9/10/61, m/i 9/27/61, Pvt, Co. E, 2nd VT INF, m/o 9/27/64

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VITALS

Birth: 1832, Chelsea, VT
Death: 04/11/1903

Burial: Hood and Lincoln Cemetery, Chelsea, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

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

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Hood and Lincoln Cemetery, Chelsea, VT

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19751/2

Obituary

Chelsea -- Egerton P. Hood, who died of suicide at Lowell, Mass on Saturday night, was buried in this town on Tuesday, having been born here 61 years ago. He has been in poor health for a long time, and went to Florida this last summer for his health, but came home despondent.

He was a member of Co. E., 2d. Vt. Volunteer infantry, Capt. Orville Bishop's company, also of the G. A. R., and had been a letter carrier in Lowell for 12 years, through republican and democratic administrations, and was much liked.

Source: Burlington Weekly Free Press, April 16, 1903

Courtesy of Deanna French

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