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Bostwick, Charles

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 22, credited to Richmond, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: enl 8/25/64, m/i 8/25/64, Pvt, Co. H, 9th VT INF, m/o 6/13/65

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VITALS

Birth: 06/05/1840, Canada
Death: 12/17/1904

Burial: Holy Rosary Cemetery, Richmond, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Alan Lathrop

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

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not Found
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.


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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Holy Rosary Cemetery, Richmond, VT

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Obituary

RICHMOND

The funeral of Charles Bostwick, who died at his home Saturday evening, will be held this morning at 9:30 o'clock from the church of Our Lady of the Rosary. Mr. Bostwick was 63 years old and had spent most of his life in this village, being for several years proprietor of the Bellevue House, which he sold about a year ago and retired from business. He was a veteran of the Civil War and was a member of the local Grand Army Post. He is survived by a wife, three sons, Fred and Tuffel of Boston and Arthur of this village, and by two daughters, Misses Dema and Beatrice of this place.

Source: Burlington Free Press, December 20, 1904
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.