Age: 22, credited to Royalton, VT
Unit(s): 142nd NY INF
Service: 1SGT, Co. H, 142nd NY INF, mwia, Drewry's Bluff, VA, 5/15/64, d/wds 5/16/64, near Fort Darling
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Birth: Unknown, Unknown
Burial: Buried in an unmarked grave, , VA
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Died in Virginia
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The Vermont Journal, August 27, 1864
In the U. S. Marine Hospital, New Orleans, recently, Irving H. Atwood, private in Co. G, 8th reg't. Vt. vols., aged 20 years. Also, May 15th, near Fort Darling, severely wounded, supposed mortally, and falling into the hands of the enemy, Eben, aged 22 years, orderly sergeant in Co. H, 142 reg't., N.Y. vols. - both sons of Eben Atwood of Royalton.
Contributed by Cathy Hoyt.