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Mills, Hamilton A.
Age: 30, credited to Alburgh, VT
Unit(s): 36th MA INF
Service: enl 8/5/62, m/i, CPL, Co. A, 36th MA INF, 8/27/62, dis/dsb 12/24/63, Portsmouth Grove, RI; Co. H, 4th MA HARTY
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Birth: 1830, Canada
Burial: Sowles Cemetery, Alburgh, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 136962787
Alias?: None Noted
Pension?: Yes, 2/15/1864; widow Mary A., 4/15/1908, VT
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: Resident of Fitchburg, MA when enlisted
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Sowles Cemetery, Alburgh, VT
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Hamilton A. Mills died suddenly Wednesday morning of neuralgia of the heart. Mr. Mills had been in poor health for two weeks, but was considered convalescent and was sitting in his chair reading the morning paper. Mrs. Mills had left him for about ten minutes and on returning to the room she found him dead. Mr. Mills was 77 years old. He was a veteran of the Civil War, belonging to the Twenty-Fourth Company of Heavy Artillery, enlisting from Fitchburg, Mass., in 1864. His boyhood days were passed in this town and for the past twenty years he had resided here. He is survived by his wife, one daughter, two sons, and one daughter by a former marriage.
Source: St. Albans Daily Messenger, March 27, 1908
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.