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Hunter, Hiram Morse

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 23, credited to Albany, VT
Unit(s): 6th VT INF
Service: enl 9/30/61, m/i 10/15/61, Pvt, Co. D, 6th VT INF, wdd, Savage's Station, 6/29/62 (gsw, right leg), dis/dsb, 3/27/63, Providence, RI

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VITALS

Birth: 1838, Albany, VT
Death: 11/25/1896

Burial: Chamberlin Hill Cemetery, Albany, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Denis & Karen Jaquish
Findagrave Memorial #: 95460779

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/30/1863; widow Lucy R., 12/19/1896, VT
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

DESCENDANTS

3rd Great Granduncle of Keith Giles, Pembroke, NH

3rd Great Granduncle of Anne M. Carey, Newton, MA

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Chamberlin Hill Cemetery, Albany, VT

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Obituary

East Albany Articles

Hiram Hunter died from the effect of his diseased limb.

Source: Argus and Patriot, 9 Dec 1896
Transcribed by Deanna French

Webmaster's note: there are multiple articles, starting in July 1896, regarding operations/amputation of a leg related to a war-time wound (gsw, right leg).