Dolloff, Charles William
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 CPL 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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Birth: 05/10/1844, Harrisville, NH
Burial: Forest Cemetery, Stevens Point, WI
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: David Hooper
Findagrave Memorial #: 7353271
Alias?: None noted
Portrait?: Findagrave off-site
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(If there are state digraphs above, this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldiers' home in that state after the war)
Note: The 11th Vermont Infantry was also known as the 1st Vermont Heavy Artillery; the names were used interchangably for most of its career
Great Granduncle of David Hooper, Lewisberry, PA
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Forest Cemetery, Stevens Point, WI
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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.
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