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Federal (USV)


Rinaldo N. Hescock

(1835 - 1917)

Home State: Vermont

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 2nd Vermont Infantry

Before Antietam

From Brattleboro, he enlisted as a Private in Company C, 2nd Vermont Infantry on 1 May 1861. He was captured on 29 June 1861, place not given, and paroled on 1 August 1861.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action at Crampton's Gap on South Mountain on 14 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He was transferred to the Veteran Reserve Corps on 1 September 1863 and discharged on 20 June 1864.

References & notes

His service from Peck.1. His gravesite is on Findagrave.


07/13/1835; Townshend, VT


05/08/1917; Brattleboro, VT; burial in Meeting House Hill Cemetery, Brattleboro, VT


1   Peck, Theodore S., Adjutant General, and The Vermont Adjutant and Inspector General's Office, Revised Roster of Vermont Volunteers and Lists of Vermonters who Served in the Army and Navy of the United States During the War of the Rebellion 1861-66, Montpelier: Press of the Watchman Publishing Co., 1892, pg. 42  [AotW citation 28928]