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Bump, Christopher Columbus
MILITARY SERVICE
Age: 19, credited to Leicester, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 8/24/64, m/i 8/24/64, Pvt, Co. C, 11th VT INF, m/o 6/24/65

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VITALS
Birth: abt 1845, Brandon, VT
Death: 08/14/1913

Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Winchendon, MA
Marker/Plot: Section A #27
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 48270517
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(State digraphs will show that this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldier's home)

Remarks: None

Note: The 11th Vermont Infantry was also known as the 1st Vermont Heavy Artillery; the names were used interchangably for most of its career

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BURIAL:
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Riverside Cemetery, Winchendon, MA

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Obituary

NATIVE OF BRANDON

And C.C. Bump, Dead at Winchendon, Mass., Was Civil War Veteran.

Winchendon, Mass., Aug. 15. - Christopher C. Bump, aged 69 years, died at his home at 11 East street yesterday afternoon. He was born in Brandon, Vt., son of Silas and Mary (McDonald) Bump. Mr. Bump served during the Civil war in Co C. Eleventh Vermont heavy artillery. At the close of the war, he came to Winchendon and for 35 years was employed at the factory of M. E. Converse & Son as foreman in the new room. He was a member of Gilman C. Parker post, G.A.R., and Watatic tribe, I.O.R.M., of this town, and is survived by three sons; John A. of Gardner, Charles R. and George E. of Winchendon.

Barre Daily Times, Aug. 15, 1913

Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.