|Birth: ||Feb. 18, 1838|
|Death: ||Nov. 26, 1921|
James Everett Alden
Residence Brattleboro VT;
Enlisted on 8/21/1861 as a Corporal.
On 9/21/1861 he mustered into "F" Co. VT 4th Infantry
He was Mustered Out on 5/23/1865
He was listed as:
POW 6/23/1864 Weldon Railroad, VA
Confined 6/25/1864 Petersburg, VA (Also at Libby Prison, Richmond, VA)
Confined 7/12/1864 Andersonville, GA
Paroled 4/28/1865 (place not stated)
1st Sergt 5/5/1864
Intra Regimental Company Transfers: 2/25/1865 from company F to company A
Sent to Millen, Georgia, 10/31/64. Paroled 4/28/65. Mustered out 5/23/65. Living in Springfield, Massachusetts, on the 1870 Federal census. Died 11/26/1921 in Torrington, Connecticut, of a cerebral hemorrhage. (surname listed as "Aldin"). Worked as a stock broker/banker managing Richter & Co. ("investment securities") in Springfield.
Testified at the trial of Captain Henry Wirz. According to his obituary in The Springfield Daily Republican of 11/30/1921, Alden was commander of I. W. Steele GAR post of Torrington…was president of Co. F Association of the 4th Vermont regiment and a member of the National association of Andersonville Survivors… Also listed as J. W. Ulden at Andersonville.
Plot: Oak Avenue East 1861
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Record added: Mar 16, 2007
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