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Hawkins, Abel W.
Age: 18, credited to St. Johnsbury, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 12/2/63, m/i 12/5/63, Pvt, Co. A, 11th VT INF, d/dis 2/26/64 (typhoid pneumonia)

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Birth: abt 1845, St. Johnsbury, VT
Death: 02/26/1864

Burial: Mount Pleasant Cemetery, St. Johnsbury, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(State digraphs will show that this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldier's home)

Remarks: None

Note: The 11th Vermont Infantry was also known as the 1st Vermont Heavy Artillery; the names were used interchangably for most of its career


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Mount Pleasant Cemetery, St. Johnsbury, VT

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In Hospital at Washington, Feb 26, Abel W. Hawkins, aged 17, of battery A, 11th Reg’t, and son of Abel W. Hawkins of North Danville.

Vermont Watchman and State Journal, March 18, 1864
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.