Corey, Charles W.
Age: 25, credited to Bridport, VT
Unit(s): 14th VT INF, 17th VT INF
Service: enl 8/29/62, m/i 10/21/62, 1SGT, Co. D, 14th VT INF, comn 1LT, 4/20/63 (8/23/63), m/o 7/30/63; comn CPT, Co. H, 17th VT INF, 5/19/64 (5/23/64), Bvt MAJ, 4/2/65 for gallantry in the assault on Petersburg VA, m/o 7/14/65
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Birth: abt 1837, Bridport, VT
Burial: Old North Cemetery, Hartford, CT
Marker/Plot: No_Marker; K-106
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 147218532
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, mother Electa S., 3/1/1879
Portrait?: Charles Collection, VHS Collections
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: No marker has been found in Section K for this soldier. The plots are not in order. It is possible that there is no marker, or perhaps the marker is buried or illegible. The Hale transcription confirms burial in plot K-106.
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Old North Cemetery, Hartford, CT
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Brevet Major Charles M. Corey died lately, in Washington, of pneumonia. Major Corey served formerly as Lieutenant in the Fourteenth, Vermont, and afterwards as Captain of Co. M, of the Seventeenth Vermont. He was a good soldier.
Manchester Jouranl, Manchester, VT, May 5, 1868
Submitted by Heidi McColgan