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Liscomb, Charles W.


Age: 18, credited to Moretown, VT
Unit(s): 13th VT INF, 193rd NY INF
Service: enl 8/25/62, m/i 10/10/62, Pvt, Co. B, 13th VT INF, m/o 7/21/63; enl, Rossie, m/i, Pvt, Co. G, 193rd NY INF, 3/30/65, pr CORP, no date, m/o 1/18/66, Harper's Ferry, WV

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Birth: abt 1844, Jay, NY
Death: 10/21/1909

Burial: Mount Hope Cemetery, Mattapan, MA
Marker/Plot: 1701 Webster Grave 33 (New Veterans Section)
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 3/28/1891, MA; widow Maria, 11/22/1909, ME
Portrait?: Unknown
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)

Remarks: 13th Vt. History off-site


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Mount Hope Cemetery, Mattapan, MA

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CHARLES W. LISCOMB was born in Jay, N. Y., and enlisted from Moretown. His age is set at 18, but this was probably rather a high estimate. He was 5 ft. 8 in., but rather slender. However, he bore the hardships better than some older and stronger built men and was present during the march and battle though well-nigh used up by these experiences, like many others. After the close of the war he went to Boston and was stationary engineer four years, since then nothing is known of him.

Source: Sturtevant's Pictorial History, Thirteenth Regiment, Vermont Volunteers, War of 1861-1865, p. 464