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Hicks, William J.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 24, credited to Westford, VT
Unit(s): 5th VT INF
Service: enl 9/20/61, m/i 10/31/61, Pvt, Co. D, 5th VT INF, m/o 3/27/63

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VITALS

Birth: 12/23/1837, Unknown
Death: 10/13/1914

Burial: Factory Point Cemetery, Manchester, VT
Marker/Plot: 4
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/25/1881, NY; widow Margaret E., 2/25/1891, TN, not approved; contesting widow Alma E., 4/28/1915, NY approved
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

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BURIAL:

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Factory Point Cemetery, Manchester, VT

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Obituary

MANCHESTER CENTER

The funeral of the late William Hicks was held in the Baptist church at 2 o'clock. Rev. Joseph Brown officiated. The bearers were James Bourne, Charles Bourne, Lee Bourne and Earle Marsh. The burial was in the family lot in the Center cemetery.

Source: Bennington Evening Banner, October 22, 1914.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.