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Individual Record
Shepard, Charles S.
MILITARY SERVICE
Age: 23, credited to Marshfield, VT
Unit(s): 13th VT INF
Service: enl 8/29/62, m/i 10/10/62, CPL, Co. C, 13th VT INF, red 1/12/63, m/o 7/21/63

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VITALS
Birth: 04/22/1837, Ryegate, VT
Death: 09/27/1916

Burial: Eaton Cemetery, Marshfield, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Denis & Karen Jaquish

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
Portrait?: 13th VT INF, off-site
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(State digraphs will show that this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldier's home)

Remarks: 13th Vt. History off-site
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BURIAL:
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Tombstone

Eaton Cemetery, Marshfield, VT

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Obituary

CIVIL WAR VETERAN DEAD.

Charles E. Shepard, for 60 years a member of the Marshfield band, 45 years leader of the church choir, a shoemaker by trade, known to horsemen throughout Vermont as "Charlie Shep" is dead. He is said to have made the first hobbles ever put on a horse, in 1887, and did not have the idea patented. He was a veteran of the Civil war, serving in the 13th Vermont.

Middlebury Register, Oct. 6, 1916

Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.