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Chase, Amos C.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 42, credited to Stowe, VT
Unit(s): 13th VT INF, 17th VT INF
Service: enl 9/8/62, m/i 10/10/62, Pvt, Co. H, 13th VT INF, m/o 7/21/63; enl 9/14/63, m/i 3/2/64, 17th VT INF, wdd, Spotsylvania, 5/12/64, wdd, Poplar Spring Church, 9/30/64 VA, dis/dsb 6/12/65

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VITALS

Birth: 04/1819, Unity, NH
Death: 08/06/1901

Burial: Ascutney Cemetery, Windsor, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Lew & Ginny Gage

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 9/5/1865; widow Matilda C., 8/20/1901, 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: 13th Vt. History off-site

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Tombstone

Ascutney Cemetery, Windsor, VT

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Biography

AMOS C. CHASE volunteered from the town of Stowe on the 8th day of September, 1862 at the age of 43, and joined Company H. Served out his term of enlistment and re-enlisted on the 14th day of September, 1863 into Company C, 17th Regiment. Wounded May 12th, 1864 and September 30th, 1864, and discharged June 12th, 1865.

Source: Sturtevant's Pictorial History, Thirteenth Regiment, Vermont Volunteers, War of 1861-1865, p. 659

Biography

HISTORY of STOWE to 1869
BY: M.N. Wilkins
As published in The Vermont Historical Gazetteer
By Miss A.M. Hemenway ii, 1871

Amos C. Chase, born in Unity,N.H.; enrolled in Co. H,13th Reg., Vt. Vols., Sept 8,'62, age 43, mustered in Oct. 10, at Brattleboro, Living in Waterbury at the time of his enlistment, gave this town the credit of his name, and received therefore the sum of fifty-five dollars; was on duty with his company during their time of service; in the Battle of Gettysburg; mustered out with regiment, July 21,'63; served 10 months, 13 days; enlisted September 14,'63, for the town of Waterbury, mustered in private in Co. C., 17th Vt. Vols .March 2,'64; fought in the Wilderness; at Spotsylvania, May 12th, received a wound with a Minnie ball, striking one shoulder blade, glancing to, and passing out by the other; while disabled he was at Fredericksburg, Mt. Pleasant Hospital, Washington, Chester, a., and Montpelier; returned to his regiment Aug., 20,'64; Near Petersburg, Sept. 30, hit by a ball in the left arm, below the shoulder, making amputation necessary, the same night; was treated at City Point, Lincoln Hospital, Washington, and Montpelier, where he was discharged June 12,'65; received a pension of $8 per month from that date, 'till June 6,'66, since which he has received $15 per month.

Submitted by Deanna French.

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