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Randall, Charles W.


Age: 18, credited to Montpelier, VT
Unit(s): 13th VT INF, 17th VT INF
Service: enl 9/24/62, m/i 10/10/62, SGTMAJ, 13th VT INF, pr 2LT, Co. G, 1/22/63 (2/19/63), m/o 7/21/63; comn 2LT, Co. C, 17th VT INF, 2/23/64 (4/17/64), m/o 3/9/65

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Birth: 07/14/1847, Northfield, VT
Death: 10/20/1868

Burial: Green Mount Cemetery, Montpelier, VT
Marker/Plot: Lot 537
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 78294653

Cenotaph: Elmwood Cemetery, Northfield, VT
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 183572420


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
Portrait?: Gibson Collection, VHS Collections
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: 13th Vt. History off-site


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Green Mount Cemetery, Montpelier, VT

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Elmwood Cemetery, Northfield, VT

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Vermont Officers Reunion Society Collection
Courtesy Vermont Historical Society

(Gibson Collection)


OBITUARY -- We are pained to notice the death, at his father's house in Montpelier, on the 20th inst., of Charles W. Randall, aged about twenty-two years.

Young Randall followed his father's fortune in the old 2d Vermont, was Sergt. Major and 2d Lieutenant in the 13th, and 1st Lieutenant in the 17th, thus growing up as it were, in the army. He was one of the victims of Dr. Blackburn's infamous plots to infect our soldiers, and suffered terribly from the worst form of smallpox. It is believed that his constitution was so impaired by the disease that it may really be called the cause of his death.

Source: Green Mountain Freeman, Oct. 28, 1868
Courtesy of Deanna French

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