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Myers, Charles

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Colchester, VT
Unit(s): 5th VT INF, 5th NH INF, VRC
Service: enl 8/23/61, m/i 9/16/61, Pvt, Co. I, 5th VT INF, dis/dsb 9/17/62; enl, Winchester, NH, 10/663, m/i, Pvt, Co. H, 5th NH INF, 10/663, tr to 30th Co. 2nd Btln VRC, 4/20/64, m/o 11/28/65, Fort Monroe, VA

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VITALS

Birth: 1843, Colchester, VT
Death: 11/28/1914

Burial: Greenmount Cemetery, Burlington, VT
Marker/Plot: No_Marker; Section A-41
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 168573364

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 3/19/1879, VT; widow Delia, 10/25/1916, 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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Greenmount Cemetery, Burlington, VT

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Obituary

WINOOSKI NEWS

Winooski, Nov. 30. - Charles Myers, an aged resident of Winooski, died Saturday evening at the home of Mrs. Stevens, at the corner of Spring and Weaver streets. The cause of death was acute indigestion. The body was later removed to the home of his niece Mrs. Edward Stevens. Mr. Myers was 72 years of age. He was a Civil War veteran and had always made his home in Winooski. He is survived by his wife. The funeral will be held Tuesday at 2 p. m., from the home of his niece, with burial in Green Mount cemetery.

Source: Burlington Daily News, November 30, 1914.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.