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Aikens, Charles C.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 29, credited to Barnard, VT
Unit(s): 16th VT INF, 3rd VT LARTY
Service: enl 9/4/62, m/i 10/23/62, Pvt, Co. G, 16th VT INF, m/o 8/10/63; enl 12/4/63, m/i 1/1/64, Pvt, 3rd VT LARTY BTRY, m/o 6/15/65

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VITALS

Birth: 03/03/1833, Royalton, VT
Death: 01/02/1918

Burial: Barnard Village Cemetery, Barnard, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Joie Finley Morris +
Findagrave Memorial #: 94693212

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 5/22/1880
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: None

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BURIAL:

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Barnard Village Cemetery, Barnard, VT

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Obituary

BETHEL
Charles C. Aikens, Aged 84, Died on January 2.

Charles C. Aikens, aged 84 years, died at his home in Barnard, Jan. 2, after an illness of six years, during the last three months of which he was confined to his bed. The funeral was held this afternoon. Mr. Aikens was the son of the late Solomon Aikens of Royalton and was born in that town. He is survived by a son, Seth B. Aikens and three grandsons, Francis Aikens, who is at a military training camp in Alabama; Forrest Aikens, a mess sergeant at Camp Devens, and Clifford Aikens, a student at Woodstock high school. He also is survived by a brother, Capt. Joseph P. Aikens of West Lebanon, N.H. His wife, who was Jane Paddock, died six years ago last summer.

Source: Barre Daily Times, January 4, 1918
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.