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Age: 18, credited to Waterbury, VT
Unit(s): 17th VT INF
Service: enl 7/16/64, m/i 8/22/64, Pvt, Co. K, 17th VT INF, m/o 7/14/65
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Birth: 1846, Canada
Burial: Mount Hope Cemetery, Northfield, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 184244131
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 1/28/1889, 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)
great grandfather of Douglas R. Hakey, Hudson, FL
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Mount Hope Cemetery, Northfield, VT
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George Hakey, Civil War Veteran, died Friday.
George Hakey, one of the few veterans of the Civil war, died Friday at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Elmer Bliss, in Peekskill, N. Y. The remains will be brought to Northfield this (Saturday) afternoon and funeral services will be held Monday afternoon at 2 o'clock from Kingston and Morse's undertaking parlors, Rev. George H. Howes, pastor of the United church, will officiate. Members of the Sons of Veterans will be bearers and act as an escort.
The deceased was 84 years of age and had been in failing health for some time. He had been with his daughter during the past winter.
Source: Barre Daily Times, May 21, 1932.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.