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Holden, Eli

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 26, credited to Barre, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT INF, 1st VT CAV
Service: enl 5/2/61, m/i 5/9/61, Pvt, Co. F, 1st VT INF, m/o 8/15/61; enl 9/17/61 11/19/61, 1SGT, Co. C, 1st VT CAV, comn 2LT, 11/18/61 (11/18/61), pr 1LT, 10/30/62 (11/8/62), pow 9/26/63, Columbia SC, prld 3/1/65, wdd, Broad Run, 4/1/63, m/o 3/15/65; Bvt CPT to date from 3/13/65, for gallant and meritorious service in the field

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VITALS

Birth: 12/31/1834, Unknown
Death: 12/13/1905

Burial: Elmwood Cemetery, Barre, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Monica White
Findagrave Memorial #: 95585239

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 10/3/1879
Portrait?: USAHEC off-site
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: Read 'Fresh Fish'

DESCENDANTS

2nd Great Grandfather of Erica Evelti, Greenwich, CT

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Elmwood Cemetery, Barre, VT

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Obituary for Captain Eli HoldenObituary for Captain Eli Holden Tue, Dec 19, 1905 – 1 · News and Advertiser (Northfield, Vermont) · Newspapers.com