Farnham, Charles H.
Age: 18, credited to Victory, VT
Unit(s): 8th VT INF
Service: enl 12/7/61, m/i 2/18/62, Pvt, Co. K, 8th VT INF, mwia, 9/4/62, d/wds same day
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Birth: abt 1843, Waterford, VT
Burial: Chalmette National Cemetery, Chalmette, LA
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 19237953
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not Found
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Charles H. Farnham
THE CALENDONIAN: OCTOBER 31, 1862
In Algiers, La. Sept. 17, of diphtheria, Charles Henry, 18, son of Lyman Farnham, of Victory, and member of Company K, 8th Vermont Regiment.
Courtesy of Deanna French.
Webmaster's note: this is at odds with the 1892 Revised Roster, which says he was mortally wounded 4 September, and died of his wounds the same day.
8th Vermont Infantry Regimental History