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Federal (USV)

Private

John Wilson Hildreth

(1836 - 1903)

Home State: New Hampshire

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 6th New Hampshire Infantry

Before Antietam

Born in Chesterfield, he enlisted in Company E, 6th New Hampshire Infantry at age 25 on 18 October 1861.

On the Campaign

He was discharged for disability 29 September 1862 at Sharpsburg, MD.

References & notes

Basic information from Jackman1. Details from his gravesite on Findagrave and family genealogists.

Birth

10/16/1836; Chesterfield, NH

Death

03/09/1903 Brattleboro, VT; burial in Ware-Joslyn Cemetery, Chesterfield, NH

Notes

1   Jackman, Lyman, History of the Sixth New Hampshire Regiment in the War for the Union, Concord (NH): Republican Press Association, 1891, Regimental Register and Record, by Companies  [AotW citation 15032]