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Shattuck, Charles S.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 22, credited to Sheldon, VT
Unit(s): 6th VT INF, USV
Service: enl 7/16/62, m/i 9/30/62, PVT, Co. K, 6th VT INF, pr SGT 7/13/63, comn 1LT, 9/19/64 (9/29/64), pr CPT & CS, USV, 2/22/65, Bvt MAJ, USV, 7/7/65 for efficient and meritorious service, m/o 7/8/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1840, Sheldon, VT
Death: 1918

Burial: Main Street Cemetery, Hatfield, MA
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 26902646

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 11/17/1904, MA
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: Post-war, manufactured shotguns and derringers in the Springfield/Hatfield, Mass. area

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Main Street Cemetery, Hatfield, MA

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Charles S. Shattuck

Unknown Massachusetts Paper

Clipping found in old book

Dated: Feb.7,1918

MAJOR CHARLES S. SHATTUCK

Major Charles S. Shattuck, who left a mercantile business in this city in 1862 to enlist in Company K. Sixth Vermont Regiment, died Tuesday in Hatfield, Mass, at the age of 77 years. Major Shattuck, who was born in Sheldon, is survived by a sister, Mrs. Helen Thayer, also of Hatfield. In 1864 the major was promoted to a second lieutenancy, in February,1865, he was made captain of volunteers, and in July of the same year was promoted to brevet major. For many years he engaged in manufacture of pistols in Springfield, Mass, the business being removed to Hatfield in 1880. Major Shattuck was a member of W.L. Baker Grand Army Post of Northampton.

Submitted by Deanna French.