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Horwill, Charles H.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 20, credited to Ludlow, VT
Unit(s): 16th VT INF, 2nd VT LARTY, 1st VT HARTY CO
Service: enl 8/29/62, m/i 10/23/62, Pvt, Co. C, 16th VT INF, m/o 8/10/63; enl 8/22/64, m/i 8/22/64, PVT, 2nd VT LARTY BTRY, tr to 1st VHAC, 3/1/65, m/o 7/28/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1844, Ashburnton, England
Death: 01/25/1907

Burial: Pleasant View Cemetery, Ludlow, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Joe Schenkman

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

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 2/9//1899, VT; widow Clara M., 2/4/1907, VT
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

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Pleasant View Cemetery, Ludlow, VT

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Obituary

War Veteran Dies After Long Illness

Charles H. Horwill, who died at his home in Ludlow January 25 after a long illness, was born in Ashburton Eng., January 8, 1842. He married Clara Ann Hastings, of Ludlow, January 18, 1868, who, with a son, harry G. Horwill, survives.

Mr. Horwill was a member of the First Congregational church of Millbury, Mass., of Western Star Lodge, F. & A. M., of Norwalk, Conn., and of O. O. Howard Post, G.A.R., of Ludlow. He enlisted in the Second battery, Vermont Light Artillery; was transferred to First Company, Heavy Artillery March 1, 1865; was mustered out July 28, 1865. He was employed for many years as overseer of carding.

Source: St. Albans Daily Messenger, January 30, 1907
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.