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Bickford, Hiram R.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 40, credited to Waterbury, VT
Unit(s): 10th VT INF
Service: enl 12/4/63, m/i 12/31/63, Pvt, Co. D, 10th VT INF, d/dis 12/1/64

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VITALS

Birth: 01/16/1816, Stowe, VT
Death: 10/16/1864

Burial: Old Cemetery, Waterbury, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 52901440

MORE INFORMATION

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: 10th Vt. History off-site

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Old Cemetery, Waterbury Center, VT

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Obituary

Death of a Vermont soldier

Hiram R. Bickford of the 10th Vermont regiment, died at the Soldiers' Rest in this city Sunday morning. Rev. H. Parsons conducted the funeral services at the Rest at 5 o'clock the same afternoon, and the remains were taken to Waterbury, Vt., on the early train Monday morning. Mr. Bickford has four sons in the army, but not content with that representation gave his own personal services and his life to his country. He had been at the Rest three weeks, to(o) ill to be taken home, but his wife was present to care for him and cheer him in his last hours. --- Springfield Republican.

Source: Vermont Record, 4 Nov 1864.
Courtesy of Deanna French