Howard M. Hanson 9th NH Vols
(1835-1909) was born in Lebanon, Maine in 1835. A resident of Somersworth, New Hampshire, he joined the Ninth New Hampshire Volunteer Regiment on June 28, 1862. He was mustered in as a commissary sergeant on August 6, 1862. Following the war, Hanson returned to Somersworth where he operated a grocery store until his death in 1909.
Reference: University of New Hampshire Library Special Collections http://www.izaak.unh.edu/specoll/mancoll/civwar.htm