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Hyde, Charles B.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 22, credited to Rockingham, VT
Unit(s): 12th VT INF
Service: enl 8/18/62, m/i 10/4/62, CPL, Co. I, 12th VT INF, m/o 7/14/63

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VITALS

Birth: 03/10/1840, Rockingham, VT
Death: 12/02/1889

Burial: Immanuel Cemetery, Bellows Falls, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 95646852

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Mary L., 7/21/1890, VT
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: See Benedict's Army Life in Virginia

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Tombstone

Immanuel Cemetery, Bellows Falls, VT

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Obituary

Charles B. Hyde, postal clerk on the Brattleboro & Whitehall railroad, who dropped dead at South Londonderry, on Monday, had obtained a leave of absence for a week. Mr. Hyde was a son of the late Col. Russell Hyde, once postmaster of Bellows Falls, where Charles was born on March 10, 1840. He first entered the mail service in September, 1869, as a postal clerk, and in August, 1861, went on to the Brattleboro & Whitehall run. He served in the army as a corporal of Co. I, 12th Vermont regiment, and was a member of E. H. Stoughton Grand Army post. He leaves a widow, who resides in Bellows Falls.

Source: Rutland Daily Herald, December 5, 1889
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.