Civil War Union Army Soldier. He was enrolled in the 35th New Jersey Volunteer Infantry on August 19, 1863, and was mustered in as a Musician in Company H on September 24, 1863. He served until he died of diabetes at the unit's Field Hospital in Rome, Georgia on August 20, 1864.
REST IN PEACE Thomas A. Abbott Musician NEW JERSEY VOL. Company H, Thirty-fifth Regiment ENLISTED; Aug. 19, 1863 MUSTERED IN; Sept. 24, 1863 3 Yrs Died of diabetes at Field Hosp., Rome, Ga. -
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