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SN William Hickey

SN William Hickey

Birth
Maine, USA
Death 24 Apr 1864 (aged 40–41)
Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Burial Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Plot ROW 2, 12597
Memorial ID 2590821 · View Source
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Served as an ordinary seaman aboard the USS Chenango (I). Died as a result of scalding from boiler explosion at the Brooklyn Naval Hospital. He was originally interred at the Hospital Burying Ground, but was part of the exhumation of 1926 for reburial at Cypress Hills National Cemetery.


Inscription

WILLIAM HICKEY
MAINE
SEAMAN, U.S. NAVY
APRIL 24, 1864


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  • Imported from: US Veteran's Affairs
  • Added: 3 Mar 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 2590821
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for SN William Hickey (1823–24 Apr 1864), Find A Grave Memorial no. 2590821, citing Cypress Hills National Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA ; Maintained by US Veterans Affairs Office (contributor 5) .