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Dolloff, Charles William
MILITARY SERVICE
Age: 19, credited to St. Johnsbury, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 11/25/63, m/i 12/5/62, PVT, Co. K, 11th VT INF, pr CORP 12/23/64, pr SGT 6/2/65, tr to Co. A 6/24/65, m/o 8/25/65 (Medal of Honor)

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VITALS
Birth: 05/10/1844, Harrisville, NH
Death: 08/02/1884

Burial: Forest Cemetery, Stevens Point, WI
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: David Hooper
Findagrave Memorial #: 7353271
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
Portrait?: Findagrave off-site

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

DESCENDANTS

Great Granduncle of David Hooper, Lewisberry, PA

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BURIAL:
Copyright notice
Tombstone

Forest Cemetery, Stevens Point, WI

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and other veterans who may be buried there.



Medal of Honor
This soldier was awarded the Medal of Honor

Charles W. Dolloff

Rank and Organization: Corporal, Co. K, 11th Vermont Infantry .
Place and date: Petersburg, VA, 2 Apr 1865.
Entered service at: St. Johnsbury.
Born: 10 May 1844, Parishville, NY
Died: 2 Aug 1884, near Canton, Wisc.
Buried: Forest Cemetery, Stevens Point, WI
Date of Issue: 24 Apr 1865.
Citation: Capture of flag (42nd Mississippi Infantry).


NARA File Number: AAK-534-EB-1869.

Charles W. Dolloff's Medal of Honor marker

Charles W. Dolloff's tombstone and Medal of Honor marker

Charles W. Dolloff's tombstone and Medal of Honor marker

Charles W. Dolloff's tombstone and Medal of Honor marker

Photographs of Charles Dolloff's tombstone and Medal of Honor Marker
Memorial Day 2001
Contributed by David Hooper, his 2nd-great-grandnephew

Links:

42nd Mississippi Infantry

another 42nd Mississippi Infantry site

DECEIT or VALOR? One Vermont Family's DecisionsDuring the Civil War

Vermont Adjutant & Inspector General's Report, 1865

Medal of Honor, Troiani print