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Hosford, Eli R.
Age: 22, credited to East Haven, VT
Unit(s): 3rd VT INF, 11th VT INF
Service: enl 9/12/61, Pvt, Co. I, 3rd VT INF, dis/dsb 6/3/62; enl 11/4/63, m/i 11/4/63, Pvt, Co. E, 11th VT INF, kia, 6/12/64
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Birth: abt 1841, East Haven, VT
Burial: Cold Harbor National Cemetery, Mechanicsville, VA
Gravestone photographer: Tom Ledoux
Findagrave Memorial #: 73181324
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not Found
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)
Webmaster's 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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Cold Harbor National Cemetery, VA
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List of Casualties in the 1st Vt. Brigade from June 11, to June 29, 1864.
E – Eli E. Hosford, East Haven, 12th.
Source: Vermont Watchman and State Journal, July 8, 1864.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.