Holdridge, Worden or William

Rank: Private

Unit: K Co, 2d Cavalry

Reenlisted: October 23, 1862 in Pleasant Valley, Maryland. He was 25. It was his second enlistment.

Date of birth: 1837

Hometown: Chenango County, New York

Occupation prior to enlistment: Farmer

Campaign: Civil War

Died: 9 December 1863

Age at death: 25 or 26

Cause of death: Chronic diarrhea

Location of fatality: Cavalry Depot, Washington, D.C.

Place of interment: US Soldier’s and Airmen’s Home National Cemetery in Washington D.C.

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Note: Original enlistment was in  E Co, 89th New York Volunteer Infantry

He stood 5’8” with grey eyes, brown hair, and fair complexion.