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Hayward, Hamilton L.


Age: 35, credited to Wardsboro, VT
Unit(s): 16th VT INF
Service: enl 8/29/62, m/i 10/23/62, Pvt, Co. D, 16th VT INF, m/o 8/10/63

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Birth: 04/01/1826, Newfane, VT
Death: 07/01/1904

Burial: Veterans Home Cemetery, Bennington, VT
Marker/Plot: 15
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 133259230


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 8/5/1892, MA
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: ME, VT
(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: Died at Bennington Soldiers' Home


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Veterans Home Cemetery, Bennington, VT

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Hamilton L. Hayward, an inmate of the hospital at the soldiers' home, is dead at the age of 78 years. His is death 162. He served during the civil war in company D, 16th Vermont volunteers, and was admitted from Springfield, Mass. Interment was in the home cemetery.

Source: Rutland Daily Herald, July 21, 1904
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.