Seagar, Charles W.
Age: 22, credited to Brandon, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT INF, 5th VT INF
Service: enl 5/2/61, m/i 5/9/61, 1SGT, Co. G, 1st VT INF, m/o 8/15/61; comn CPT, Co. H, 5th VT INF, 9/6/61 (9/6/61), wdd, Savage's Station, 6/29/62, resgd 11/17/62
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Birth: abt 1839, Vermont
Burial: Springfield Cemetery, Springfield, MA
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 90517304
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 12/4/1875; widow Sophia E., 6/14/1912, MA
Portrait?: Italo Collection, VHS Collections
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: Pension lists CAPT, Co. H, 56th MA INF
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Charles W. Seagar
St. Johnsbury Caledonian-Record
May 1, 1922
Rutland - Charles W. Segar, a Civil War veteran, a native of this city, died Wednesday while enroute from Jacksonville to the soldiers' home in Virginia. He was a member of the 1st Vermont Heavy Artillery. He was 76 years old.
Contributed by Tom Boudreau.
Note: A picture of this soldier is available in the italoItalo Collection.