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Hamilton, William Harrison


Age: 28, credited to Williamstown, VT
Unit(s): 3rd VT INF
Service: enl 7/10/61, m/i 7/16/61, Pvt, Co. K, 3rd VT INF, m/o 7/27/64

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Birth: abt 1833, Manchester, England
Death: 07/23/1886

Burial: Prospect Hill Cemetery, Brattleboro, 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)


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/31/1865
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


Great Granduncle of Rita Hamilton Cunningham, Hot Springs Village, AR

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Prospect Hill Cemetery, Brattleboro, VT

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The funeral of W. H. Hamilton, the old soldier, was held at Grand Army hall last Sunday afternoon, Rev. I. McAnn officiating. The post attended in full numbers and several member of the Women's Relief Corps were present. The burial was in a lot bought by the post for the purpose just south of the government enclosure in the cemetery.

Source: Vermont Phoenix, July 30, 1886.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.