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Bassett, Charles H.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 21, credited to Barre, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 12/3/63, m/i 12/11/63, Pvt, Co. E, 11th VT INF, sick in Gnrl. Hosp. 3/31/64, tr to Co. A 6/24/65, m/o 8/25/65

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VITALS

Birth: 10/10/1842, Barre, VT
Death: 03/17/1896

Burial: Elmwood Cemetery, Barre, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Monica White
Findagrave Memorial #: 12419352

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/8/1878; widow Mary E., 5/11/1896, 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: None

Webmaster's Note: The 11th Vermont Infantry was also known as the 1st Vermont Heavy Artillery; the names were used interchangably for most of its career


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Elmwood Cemetery, Barre, VT

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Obituary

Charles Bassett, a teamster dropped dead from apoplexy early last week Tuesday morning. He was 52 years old. The funeral was held Thursday afternoon at his late home on Washington St.

Source: The Observer (West Topsham), 26 Mar 1896
Transcribed by Deanna French