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Sanborn, Charles H.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 17, credited to Sheffield, VT
Unit(s): 3rd VT INF
Service: enl 12/10/61, m/i 12/10/61, Pvt, Co. F, 3rd VT INF, wdd, 5/12/64, reen 2/9/64, kia, Fisher's Hill, 9/22/64

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VITALS

Birth: 09/12/1844, Lyndon, VT
Death: 09/22/1864

Burial: Wheelock Village Cemetery, Wheelock, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Harman Clark
Findagrave Memorial #: 34112872

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, father
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

DESCENDANTS

Great Granduncle of Kitty Kelley, Newnan, GA

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Cenotaph at Village Cemetery, Wheelock, VT

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Charles Sanborn

St. Johnsbury Caledonian

Dec. 30, 1864

Killed near Strasburg, Va., Sept. 22, Charles, son of John W. and Lois Sanborn, of Sheffield. He belonged to the 3d Regt. of Vt. Vols., was killed in action while nobly defending his country's flag. From letters received from his captain and 1st lieutenant it appears he was a brave and noble soldier. Hs own letters also give his parents hope that he was a Christian. His age was 20 years. His funeral services will be on Sabbath the 8th day of Jan. next, at 11 o'clock A.M. at Wheelock Hollow.

Contributed by Tom Boudreau.

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