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Bridges, Charles W.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Chester, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: enl 7/2/62, m/i 7/9/62, Pvt, Co. D, 9th VT INF, m/o 6/13/65

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VITALS

Birth: 04/30/1845, North Adams, MA
Death: 07/27/1928

Burial: Oakland Cemetery, Springfield, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Joie Finley Morris +
Findagrave Memorial #: 112098020

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/11/1871, MA; widow Ella S., 5/25/1929, NH
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: If this soldier enlisted before 9/1/62, and was with the regiment on 9/13/62, he would have briefly been taken prisoner along with the entire regiment at Harper's Ferry. Read the blue section of the unit's Organization and Service for details.


DESCENDANTS

2nd Great Grandfather of Nanci Lee Higgins Paul, Springfield, VT

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BURIAL:

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Oakland Cemetery, Springfield, VT

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