Strickland, Charles B.
Age: 14, credited to Vergennes, VT
Unit(s): 6th VT INF, 1st US Vet Corps
Service: enl 9/21/61, m/i 10/15/61, CPL, Co. A, 6th VT INF, pr SGT 8/2/62, m/o 10/28/64
enl 2/14/65, Co. C, 4th Regt, Hancock's 1st A.C., m/o 3/9/66
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Birth: 1818, Vergennes, VT
Burial: Prospect Cemetery, Vergennes, VT
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Alan Lathrop
Findagrave Memorial #: 42103814
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 9/24/1877; widow Margaret L., 6/9/1879
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Prospect Cemetery, Vergennes, VT
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Charles B. Strickland, an old citizen, died last Thursday. He had been a great sufferer for a number of years with bronchial troubles. Mr. Strickland was a faithful soldier in the late rebellion, serving through the war . He was a good citizen, and honored and respected by everyone. His funeral took place last Sunday, under the auspices of the Masonic order, Past Master F. A. Goss officiating. The religious exercises were conducted by Rev. Mr. Wicker, H. H. Burdge, and Wes. Marshall, while George F. O. Kimball had charge of the ceremonies. He leaves a widow, three sons and three daughters.
Source: Argus and Patriot, February 28, 1883
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.