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Eagle, Thomas


Age: 30, credited to Rutland, VT
Unit(s): 7th VT INF
Service: enl 1/20/62, m/i 2/12/62, Pvt, Co. E, 7th VT INF, reen 2/24/64, dis/dsb, 10/15/62, Carrolton, LA, lost overboard while on passage from New Orleans to Mobile Point, 2/29/65

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Birth: abt 1832, Unknown
Death: 02/20/1865

Burial: Died at Sea, ,
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Ledoux

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


Alias?: Eggleston, Thomas
Pension?: Yes, widow Nancy A. Eggleston, 8/3/1865; minor, 10/4/1869
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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Buried at Sea

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In New Orleans, La., Feb. 20th, by drowning in the Mississippi river, Mr. Thomas Egleston, a member of Co. E, 7th regt. Vt. Vols., aged 30 years.

Source: Lamoille Newsdealer, Sept. 20, 1865
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.