Age: 20, credited to Lowell, VT
Unit(s): 8th VT INF, 5th NH INF
Service: Service: enl 10/25/61, m/i 2/18/62, Pvt, Co. A, 8th VT INF, reen 1/5/64, dsrtd 5/18/64; substitute, enl 9/10/64 m/i, as Frederick Childs, Pvt, Co. A, 5th NH INF, m/o 6/28/65
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Birth: abt 1841, Troy, VT
Burial: Wildwood Cemetery, Winchester, MA
Marker/Plot: Lot 314 Margin Ave.
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: Childs, Frederick E.; Sanborn, Frederick
Pension?: Penson: Yes, for 5th NH service, 5/4/1868, widow Anna M., 6/24/1904, MA
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: Sometime before 1880 he started using first name Frederick vice Charles; however, in 1922, his son Herbert used Charles in a Sons of the Revolution application. The cemetery located the burial record under the name Frederick, but the inscription on the stone is Charles.
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