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Hawkins, Rush Christopher

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 0, credited to Pomfret, VT
Unit(s): 9th NY INF
Service: enlisted 5/3/61, com COL, 9th NY INF 5/3/61, m/o 5/20/63, NYC; pr Bvt BGen 3/13/65

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VITALS

Birth: 09/14/1831, Pomfret, VT
Death: 10/25/1920

Burial: Annmary Brown Library , Providence, RI
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Brown University Library
Findagrave Memorial #: 21258526

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
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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Annmary Brown Library, Brown University, Providence, RI

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Article

Vermont Journal, July 17, 1914

General Rush C. Hawkins of the famous New York Zouaves in the Civil war honored Windsor with his presence on Saturday of last week. He is a native of Pomfret and a grandson of the Rev. Elisha Hutchinson, who preached the sermon in the old meeting house in Windsor, July 2, 1777 at the opening of the convention that adopted the constitution of Vermont. While here he visited the plant of the Windsor Machine company, the state prison and the Old Constitution House. He returned by way of Brownsville to the Woodstock Inn where he is spending the summer.

Courtesy of Cathy Hoyt.

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