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Edson, Charles A.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 22, credited to Brookfield, VT
Unit(s): 10th VT INF
Service: enl 8/1/62, m/i 9/1/62, Pvt, Co. G, 10th VT INF, d/dis 3/7/64, Brattleboro Hsptl

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VITALS

Birth: 1840, Brookfield, VT
Death: 03/07/1864

Burial: Old Cemetery, Brookfield, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan

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: WPA Graves Registration Card indicates that this is a cenotaph.
10th Vt. History off-site

DESCENDANTS

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Tombstone

Old Cemetery, Brookfield, VT

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Obituary

DEATHS

In Brookfield, March 7th, of typhoid fever ending in consumption, Charles A. Edson, son of Harris and Emily T. Edson, and member of Co. G, 10th Vt. Reg’t., aged 21 years. While relatives and friends mourn his early death, they find comfort in the thought that their loss is his gain.

Source: Vermont Journal, May 14, 1864
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.