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Parmenter, Charles


Age: 30, credited to Strafford, VT
Unit(s): 6th VT INF
Service: representative recruit for Hon. Justin Morrill - enl 9/8/64, m/i 9/8/64, Pvt, Co. C, 6th VT INF, kia, Cedar Creek, 10/19/64 [College: MC 61]

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Birth: 1835, Canada East
Death: 10/19/1864

Burial: Winchester National Cemetery, Winchester, VA
Marker/Plot: 4232
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Ledoux
Findagrave Memorial #: 3007624

Cenotaph: New Mechanicsville Cemetery, Mount Holly, VT
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Francis Devine

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


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not Found
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: MC
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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Winchester National Cemetery, VA

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Cenotaph in New Mechanicsville Cemetery, Mount Holly, VT

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Among those who fell in the terrible battle of the 19th of October in the Shenandoah Valley, was Charles Parmenter of Windsor a young lawyer who went as a substitute furnished by Hon. Justin S. Morrill. He arrived at the front on the 16th, and his body was found on the 19th, shot through the heart.

Source: St. Johnsbury Caledonian, November 11, 1864
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.