A list of Spanish American War Veterans buried in
Connecticut

Grave of 1st Lt. Ward Cheney (courtesy of the Manchester Historical Society)
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BEACH, SIDNEY, Pvt.,
 1st Connecticut Volunteer Artillery, Battery A (February 16, 1878 - September 19, 1898)(Tyler Street Cemetery, Tyler Street, East Haven, CT)

BECK, CHARLES F.,
 203rd New York Volunteer Infantry, Co. G (1877 - 1930)(St. John's Cemetery, Springdale, Fairfield Co., CT)

BEE, WILLIAM GEORGE
 U.S. Navy (December 14,1868 - July 11,1917)(Center Cemetery, East Hartford, Hartford Co., CT)*

BEHREND JOSEPH J., Pvt.,
 1st Connecticut Volunteer Infantry (1875 - 1949) (East Cemetery, Manchester, Hartford Co., CT)*

BEST, FREDERICK H .
 1st New York Volunteer Infantry, Co. K (1878 - May 30,1927)(Center Cemetery, East Hartford, Hartford Co., CT)*

BLANCHARD, FREDERICK,
 3rd Connecticut Volunteer Infantry, Co. C amd/or Co. I (1881 - 1924) (Maplewood Cemetery, Norwich, New London Co., CT)

BRAY, WILLIAM
 U.S. Navy (1849 -1913)(Park Cemetery, Bridgeport, Firfield Co., CT)

BUCHANAN, JOHN A
 4th (U.S.?) Cavalry, Troop D (1878 - June 23,1957)(East Cemetery, Manchester, Hartford Co., CT)*

CASE, ROBERT A.,
 1st Connecticut Volunteer Infantry, Co. K (Died October 11, 1940)(Center Burying Ground, East Hartford, Hartford Co., CT)

CHADWCK, JAMES F. B., Pvt.,
 3rd Connecticut Volunteer Infantry, Co. B (December 31, 1877 - July 14, 1917)(Noank Cemetery, Noank, New London, CT)

CHADWICK, WILLIAM F., Musician,
 3rd Connecticut Volunteer Infantry, Co. B (October 18, 1879 - July 31, 1906)(Noank Cemetery, Noank, New London, CT)

CHAPMAN, LORENZO B.,
  1st Connecticut Volunteer Infantry, Co. D  (1864? - August 11, 1908) (Westchester Cemetery, Colchester, New London Co., CT)

CHASE, CLARENCE W., Sgt.
 3rd Connecticut Volunteer Infantry, Co. G (1878-1953)(Grove Street Cemetery, Putnam, Windam Co., CT)

CHENEY, WARD, 1st Lt.,
  4th U.S. Infantry (May 26, 1875 -January 7, 1900) (Cheney Cemetery, 238 East Center Street, Manchester, Hartford Co., CT)

CHURCHILL, HENRY L.
 65th New York Volunteer Infantry, Co. E (1863 - June 21, 1945) (North Cemetery, West Hartford, Hartford Co., CT)

CONNER, DAVID, Capt.
 3rd Connecticut Volunteer Infantry, Co. D (Died August 19, 1933)(GPS: 41.3458, -72.1422, Section 16, Jordan Cemetery, Waterford, New London Co., CT)

CONVERSE, LAWRENCE A
 1st Connecticut Volunteer Infantry, Co. K (1879 - September 30,1958)( East Cemetery, Manchester, Hartford Co., CT)*

COSGROVE, EDWARD J., Cpl.,
  1st Connecticut Volunteer Infantry, Co. B (March 3, 1875 - June 12, 1939) (Mount St. Benedict Cemetery, Bloomfield, Hartford County, Connecticut)

COWLES, WALTER CLEVELAND, Rear-Admiral
  U.S. Navy (1853-1917) (Riverside Cemetery, Farmington, Hartford County, Connecticut)

COWLES, WILLIAM SHEFFIELD, Rear-Admiral
  U.S. Navy (1846-1923) (Riverside Cemetery, Farmington, Hartford County, Connecticut)

COYLE, THOS. J., Sgt.,
 1st Connecticut Volunteer Infantry (Died August 30, 1918)(Mt. St. Benedict cemetery, Hartford, Hartford Co., CT)^^

CRANICK, CHARLES A
 1st Connecticut Volunteer Infantry, Co. G (1879 - September 26,1938)(Center Cemetery, East Hartford, Hartford Co., CT)*

CRAWFORD, HENRY P., Pvt.,
 3rd Connecticut Volunteer Infantry, Co. K, (Died December 31, 1933)(Putnam Cemetery, Greenwich, Fairfield Co., CT)##

DANIELS, FRANK D.
 1st Connecticut Volunteer Infantry, Co. A (1881 - September 7,1960)(East Cemetery, Manchester, Hartford Co., CT)*

DEVANEY, JAMES
 20th U.S. Infantry, Co. H (Died November 25, 1902)(St. Augustine Cemetery, Bridgeport, Fairfield Co., CT)

DIMOND, CHARLES G.
 1st U.S. Volunteer Engineers, Co. D (Died 1934)(Pine Grove Cemetery, Ansonia, New Haven Co., CT)*

DOUGAN, ROBERT B
 1st Connecticut Volunteer Infantry, Co. G (1878 - February 2,1968)(East Cemetery, Manchester, Hartford Co., CT)*

DOWEN, GEORGE J.
 1st Connecticut Volunteer Infantry, Co. F (1876 - 1940) (Center Cemetery, East Hartford, Hartford Co., CT)*

DULICKE, FRANK A.
 1st Connecticut Volunteer Infantry, Co. F (Died August 20, 1904) (St. Patricks Cemetery, Meriden, New Haven Co., CT)*

DUX, FRED
 1st Connecticut Volunteer Infantry, Co. I (1876 - February 2, 1952)(East Cemetery, Manchester, Hartford Co., CT)*

FLYNN, JOHN F.
 3rd Connecticut Volunteer Infantry, Co. A (Died October 29,1907)(St. Patricks Cemetery, Meriden, New Haven Co., CT)*

FORBES, HARRY H .
 14th New York Volunteer Infantry, Co. E (1870 - November 24,1950)(Center Cemetery, East Hartford, Hartford Co., CT)*

GAFFNEY, JOHN V., Pvt.,
 2nd New York Volunteer Infantry, Co. H (Died February 9, 1951)(St Mary's Cemetery, Milford, New Haven Co., CT)*****

GARLAND, DANIEL L.,
 1st Connecticut Volunteer Infantry, Co. C ((Died August. 13, 1926)(Saint James Cemetery, Manchester, Hartford Co., CT)

GIBSON, SAMUEL
 U.S. Navy (1869 - September 9,1929)(East Cemetery, Manchester, Hartford Co., CT)*

HAMILTON, LOUIS McLANE,2nd Lt.
 6th U.S. Volunteer Infantry, Co. M (1876 - 1911)(Pomfret Strreet Cemetery, Pomfret, Windham Co., CT)**

HAVENS, EUGENE B.,
 Connecticut Volunteer Artillery, Battery C (Died August 14, 1953)(Saint Patrick's Cemetery, Meriden, New Haven Co., CT)

HAWLEY, WILLIS N.
 (1875 - 1898)(Land End Cemetery, Newtown, Fairfield Co., CT)*

HINE, GEORGE I., Pvt.,
 3rd Connecticut Volunteer Infantry, Co. M (1875-1898) (New Milford Cemetery, New Milford, Litchfield Co., CT)

HOGAN, EDWARD T.
 1st Connecticut Volunteer Infantry, Co. L (St. Patricks Cemetery, Meriden, New Haven Co., CT)*

JOHNSON, GEORGE
 1st Connecticut Volunteer Infantry, Co. G (1867 - 1948) (East Cemetery, Manchester, Hartford Co., CT)*

JOYCE, MICHAEL P., Pvt.,
  1st Connecticut Volunteer Infantry, Co. I (1873 - February 26, 1917)(St. John's Roman Catholic Cemetery, South Main St., Terryville, Litchfield Co., CT )

JUTTING, GERHARD A.
 8th New York Volunteer Infantry (1877 - 1964) (East Cemetery, Manchester, Hartford Co., CT)*

KAY, BENJAMIN F., Cpl.,
 3rd Connecticut Volunteer Infantry, Co. A (August 8, 1876 - July 30, 1959) (Colonel William Ledyard Cemetery,  Groton, New London Co., CT)

LAHEY, JOHN V., Pvt.,
 1st Connecticut Volunteer Infantry, Co. G (1874 - 1934)(West Cemetery, Manchester, Hartford Co., CT)

LANGAN, WILLIAM H.,
 1st Connecticut Volunteer Artillery, Battery B (Died April 3, 1900)(St. Augustine Cemetery, Bridgeport, Fairfield Co., CT)

LEAHY, THOMAS B.
 2nd U.S. Artillery, Battery H (Died July 2, 1899)(St Patricks Cemetery, Meriden, New Haven Co CT)*

LEE, WILLIAM D.
 1st Connecticut Volunteer Infantry, Co. L (St. Patricks Cemetery, Meriden, New Haven Co., CT)*

LOVELAND, FREDERICK A .
 Hospital Corps (1856 - April 23, 1914) (Center Cemetery, East Hartford, Hartford Co., CT)*

MADDEN, WILLIAM F., Cpl.,
 1st Connecticut Volunteer Infantry, Co. G (1879 - January 30, 1919)(Saint James Cemetery, Manchester, Hartford Co., CT)

MAYER, EDWARD HENRY
  6th U.S. Cavalry, Troop L. (? 1973 - Nov. 7, 1945)(Plains Cemetery, Hamden, New Haven Co., CT)

McCLOUD, MARY JOSEPHINE, Nurse,
 (May 1, 1865 - October 15, 1943)(St. Mary's Cemetery, Norwich, new London Co., CT)

McGOVERN, JAMES
 U.S. Navy (1862 - February 11, 1938) (East Cemetery, Manchester, Hartford Co., CT)*

MEINKE, CHARLES W.
 (1876 - 1943) (East Cemetery, Manchester, Hartford Co., CT)*

MORRISSEY, JAMES, Baker, 2nd Class,
 U.S.S BUFFALO, (Died May 2, 1942)(St. Marys Cemetery, Windsor Locks, Hartford Co., CT)^^^

MUNSELL, WILLIAM F.
 (1873 - 1954)(Center Cemetery, East Hartford, Hartford Co., CT)*

MUUSMAN, ANDREW H.
 3rd Connecticut Volunteer Infantry, Co. C (1875 - December 6, 1935) (East Cemetery, Manchester, Hartford Co., CT)*

NAGEL, WILLIAM A.
 1st Connecticut Volunteer Infantry (1868 circa 1907)(Gethsemane Cemetery, Meriden, New Haven Co., CT)*

NICHOLS, WILLIAM J.
 1st Connecticut Volunteer Infantry, Co. G (1857 - February 24, 1912)(East Cemetery, Manchester, Hartford Co., CT)*

OAKES, ALTON
 9th U.S. Infantry, Co. C (Died December 15,1928)(Hamden Plains Cemetery, Hamden, New Haven Co., CT)*

O'DONNELL, CHARLES
 10th Infantry, Co. B (Circa 1872 - February 13,1899)(St. Patricks Cemetery, Meriden, New Haven Co., CT)*

PALMER, IRA S., Cpl.,
 3rd Connecticut Volunteer Infantry, Co. K (1875? - May 6, 1933)(Spring Grove Cemetery, Darien, Fairfield Co., CT)

PETERSON, LAURIDS A
 1st Connecticut Volunteer Infantry, Co. I (February 17,1874 - April 11, 1966) (Center Cemetery, East Hartford, Hartford Co., CT)*

PIERCE, JOHN T., Pvt.,
 3rd Connecticut Volunteer Infantry, Co. K (Died January 27, 1942)(St. John's Cemetery, Springdale, Fairfield Co., CT)^^^

POHL, FRITZ W.
 1st Connecticut Volunteer Infantry, Co. G (1878 - June 4, 1919)(East Cemetery, Manchester, Hartford Co., CT)*

POPPLE, THOMAS W.
 Connecticut Volunteer Infantry, Co. L (1873 - May 17, 1899)(East Cemetery, Manchester, Hartford Co., CT)*

QUINN, JOHN L., Musician
  1st Connecticut Volunteer Infantry, Co. M (1875? - 1910)(St. Peters Cemetery, Sheridan St., Danbury, Fairfield Co., CT)

ROBINSON, WILLIAM
 1st Connecticut Volunteer Infantry, Co. G (1876 - August 2, 1958) (East Cemetery, Manchester, Hartford Co., CT)*

ROTH, HENRY
 1st Connecticut Volunteer Infantry, Co. A (1866 - June 11, 1947)(East Cemetery, Manchester, Hartford Co., CT)*

ROWLAND, JAMES EDWARD
 U.S. Navy (June 17,1875 - November 9, 1930)(East Cemetery, Manchester, Hartford Co., CT)*

SHIELDS, HUGH, Pvt.,
 Infantry, Co. I (May 30,1873 - January 14, 1949)(East Cemetery, Manchester, Hartford Co., CT)*

SMITHWICK, ROBERT C.
 4th Battery, New York Light Artillery (August 1, 1875 - April 10, 1950) (New St. Bridget's Cemetery, Cheshire, New Haven Co., CT)

WADDELL, JOHN
 1st Connecticut Volunteer Infantry, Co. G (1870 - June 9, 1938 )(East Cemetery, Manchester, Hartford Co., CT)*

WARREN, CHARLES B.
 1st Connecticut Volunteer Infantry, Co. G (1875 - October 24, 1944) (East Cemetery, Manchester, Hartford Co., CT)*

WODAL, JOHN F., Pvt.
 1st Connecticut Volunteer Infantry, Co. A (1875-1956)(East Cemetery, Manchester, Hartford County, CT)


Thanks to the following people for contributing information to the page!

Jon Ault (Robert A. Case, Ward Cheney, Walter Cowles, William Cowles)
Jeff Berry (Louis McLane Hamilton)
David Blanchard (Frederick Blanchard)
Wayne Bray (William Bray)
Sybil Butler (John F. Wodal)
James Cosgrove (Edward Cosgrove)
Barbara Davies (Sidney Beach)
Mike Downes (Edward Mayer)
Henry Duquette (Herbert E. Bunnell)
Find-A-Grave.com (Daniel L. Garland, William F. Madden)
David and Gigi Hall (Benjamin Kay)
Mitchell Hallock and Dan Lynch (Cemetery Website)(James Devaney, William H. Langan)
Samantha Hartford (George I. Hine)
Patrick Heavin (Eugene B. Havens)
Craig Johnson (John V. Lahey )
John LaBarre (Henry Crawford, John Gaffney)
Ian Martin (David Conner)
Sarah Mocko (Henry L. Churchill)
Mary O'Brien (Michael Joyce)
Kerry Quinn (John Quinn)
Diane Renfrow (names followed by an asterisk - *-)
Bob Smithwick (Robert Smithwick)
Donna Toole (Charles F. beck)
Tracy Vayo (Clarence W. Chase)
Mary Ann Richards Welker (James F.  B. Chadwick, William F. Chadwick)
Paul M. Zebiak  (Mary Josephine McCloud)


***** indicates that the info. came from the annual report of the New York Department's USWV for the year 1952  (but not verified in field).
## indicates that the info. came from the Proceedings of the New York Department's USWV for the year 1934  (but not verified in field).
^^ indicates that the info. came from the Proceedings of the New York Department's USWV for the year 1919  (from John LaBarre; not verified in field).
^^^ indicates that the info. came from the Proceedings of the New York Department's USWV for the year 1942  (from John LaBarre; not verified in field).
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