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Colburn, Charles C.


Age: 33, credited to Calais, VT
Unit(s): 13th VT INF
Service: enl 8/29/62, m/i 10/10/62, Pvt, Co. C, 13th VT INF, d/dis 1/26/63

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Birth: abt 1829, Calais, VT
Death: 01/26/1863

Burial: Robinson Cemetery, Calais, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Denis & Karen Jaquish

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


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Julia, 6/15/1863; minor, 7/8/1873
Portrait?: 13th History
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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Robinson Cemetery, Calais, VT

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(Sturtevant's Pictorial History, Thirteenth Regiment, Vermont Volunteers, War of 1861-1865)


CHARLES C. COLBURN One of the brave boys that volunteered from the town of Calais on the 29th of August, 1862, and counted on the quota of his native town at the age of 33 in the full bloom of early manhood. Joined Company C, 13th Regiment Vermont Volunteers. He and his twin brother enlisted into this company, but which is the oldest, cannot tell, for was not present when born. I am not sure which is which, if I am writing up Charles C. or Curtis C, but the pictures of them will disclose the true situation. Soldier life was too arduous for Charles and he was taken sick and died January 26, 1863. See page 186.

Source: Sturtevant's Pictorial History, Thirteenth Regiment, Vermont Volunteers, War of 1861-1865, p. 123