THE ARMY’S 10TH MOUNTAIN DIVISION CONNECTION TO NORWALK

Today, I received an e-mail from ​Keli Schmid, Archivist Librarian, 10th Mountain Division Resource Center, Denver Public Library. The e-mail was delayed for almost a year because COVID-19 restrictions prevented Keli from accessing the files in the library. The attachment to her e-mail contained the citation that accompanied the award of the Bronze Star MedalContinue reading “THE ARMY’S 10TH MOUNTAIN DIVISION CONNECTION TO NORWALK”

PRIVATE WILLIAM HOYT

April 12, 1758 (Norwalk, CT) – January 5, 1838 (Greene, NY); 79 years oldMarried to Lydia Crofoot Hoyt (1757-1797). Sons William, James, Gorham and daughters Rachel, Susanna, Lydia, and Mary with Lydia. Married to Anna Jackson Hoyt. Daughters Anna and Ruth with Anna. Captain Jonathan Bell’s Company, 9th Connecticut Regiment; October – December 1776 BuriedContinue reading “PRIVATE WILLIAM HOYT”