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Root, Charles K.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Hubbardton, VT
Unit(s): 14th VT INF, 17th VT INF
Service: enl 9/3/62, m/i 10/21/62, Pvt, Co. F, 14th VT INF, m/o 7/30/63; enl 2/29/64, m/i 4/12/64, Pvt, Co. I, 17th VT INF, d/dis 8/28/64

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1844, Rutland, VT
Death: 08/28/1864

Burial: East Hubbardton Cemetery, Hubbardton, VT
Marker/Plot: NL
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Jennifer Snoots
Findagrave Memorial #: 42453537

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
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: None

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Cenotaph at East Hubbardton Cemetery, Hubbardton, VT

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Obituary

ROOT - Aug. 28th, in U.S. hospital at Alexandria, Va., of chronic diarrhea and fever, after a sickness of several weeks, Charles K. Root, member of Co. I, 17th Vt. Vols., and only son of Mr. and Mrs. Seneca Root of East Hubbardton, Vt., aged 20 years and 3 months.

Source: Rutland Herald, Sep. 8, 1864

Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.

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