Shattuck, Charles S.
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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Birth: 1840, Sheldon, VT
Burial: Main Street Cemetery, Hatfield, MA
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 26902646
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 11/17/1904, MA
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
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.