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Wakefield, Charles H.

MILITARY SERVICE
Age: 0, credited to Bennington, VT
Unit(s): US NAVY
Service: appt Acting 3rd Asst ENGNR, USN, 3/10/63, m/o 7/29/65, vessels: Fort Jackson

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VITALS
Birth: 01/25/1835, Bath, ME
Death: 11/26/1910

Burial: Village Cemetery, Bennington, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 79198308
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None Noted
Pension?: Unknown
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: VT
(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: Unknown
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BURIAL:
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Village Cemetery, Bennington, VT

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Obituary

CHARLES H. WAKEFIELD WELL KNOWN RESIDENT
DIED THIS MORNING, A CIVIL WAR SOLDIER

Charles H. Wakefield died at the Soldiers Home after a long illness. He was born in Bath, Me. in 1925, therefore was 85 years old. He served in the Navy during the Civil War as acting third assistant engineer on the frigate Jackson, and was admitted to the Home October 16, 1908. He was well known here, and had a large number of friends. He leaves a wife, but no children.

Bennington Evening Banner, Nov. 26, 1910
Courtesy of Deanna French