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Hand, Thomas


Age: 33, credited to Montpelier, VT
Unit(s): 162nd NY INF, 174th NY INF, VRC
Service: enl, New York City, 10/3/62, m/i, Pvt, Co. I, 174th NY INF, tr to Co. D, 162nd NY INF, 2/17/64, tr to 26th Co. 2nd VRC, 10/17/64, d/dis, 1/7/65, Sloan Hosp., Montpelier (typhoid fever)

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Birth: Abt 1829, Ireland
Death: 01/08/1865

Burial: Green Mount Cemetery, Montpelier, VT
Marker/Plot: Soldier's Lot, Plot 325
Gravestone photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 18531849


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not Found
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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Green Mount Cemetery, Montpelier, VT

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At the Sloan Hospital, Jan. 7th, of typhoid fever, private Thomas Hand, of 26th Co. V.R.C., aged 36 years. On the 10th inst his remains were carried to the tomb of the Montpelier Cemetery, with military honors. Mr. Hand was a single man, with relatives living in New York City.

Source: Vermont Watchman and State Journal, January 13, 1865.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.