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Wood, Hiram

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 21, credited to Wells, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: enl 6/2/62, m/i 7/9/62, Pvt, Co. B, 9th VT INF, dsrtd 1/27/63, rtnd 9/1/63, dishonorable discharge, 6/13/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1841, Wells, VT
Death: 12/22/1926

Burial: East Clarendon Cemetery, Clarendon, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 17837512

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/18/1904, VT, not 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

Webmaster's Note: If this soldier enlisted before 9/1/62, and was with the regiment on 9/13/62, he would have briefly been taken prisoner along with the entire regiment at Harper's Ferry. Read the unit's Organization and Service for details.


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BURIAL:

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East Clarendon Cemetery, Clarendon, VT

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Obituary

FUNERAL OF HIRAM WOOD

Funeral services for Hiram Wood, who died Wednesday morning, were held yesterday afternoon at 2 o'clock at East Clarendon chapel, Rev. Dr. George E. Price, pastor of the Methodist church here officiating. The bearers were William Emery. Austin Squier, William Holden and Willard Squier.

Many flowers were received from friends and neighbors in East Clarendon and North Clarendon besides from Mother's club of East Clarendon.

Those present from out of town at the funeral were Seymour Wood and Frank Wood and son from Bennington. The burial was in East Clarendon cemetery.

Source: Rutland Daily Herald, December 25, 1926.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.