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SA Mitchell Rodie

SA Mitchell Rodie

Birth
Glasgow, Glasgow City, Scotland
Death 15 Apr 1864 (aged 20–21)
Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Burial Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Plot ROW 2, 12999
Memorial ID 2597242 · View Source
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Served as coal heaver 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

MITCHELL RODIE
NEW YORK
COAL HEAVER, U.S. NAVY
APRIL 15, 1864


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  • Imported from: US Veteran's Affairs
  • Added: 3 Mar 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 2597242
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for SA Mitchell Rodie (1843–15 Apr 1864), Find A Grave Memorial no. 2597242, citing Cypress Hills National Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA ; Maintained by US Veterans Affairs Office (contributor 5) .