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Atwood, Hammond Benjamin

Age: 21, credited to Barnard, VT
Unit(s): 26th NY CAV
Service: enl 1/3/65, m/i 1/10/65, PVT, Co. F, Frontier Cavalry (aka 26th NY CAV), m/o 6/27/65

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Birth: 04/03/1843, Barnard, VT
Death: 06/01/1926

Burial: Forest Hill Cemetery, Anoka, MN
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 43618339
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Kate, he applied in KS, she in MN
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: Living in Kanopolis, Ellsworth, KS in 1889

Note: After the Saint Albans Raid on October 19, 1864, Vermont raised two companies of cavalry to help guard the Canadian border; there were known as Frontier Cavalry, Companies F and M, but technically they were part of the 26th New York Cavalry.


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