Batchelder, Charles M.
Age: 24, credited to Troy, VT
Unit(s): 5th VT INF, 9th VT INF
Service: enl 8/13/61, m/i 9/16/61, Pvt, Co. D, 5th VT INF, dis/dsb 3/3/62; enl 5/31/62, m/i 7/9/62, Pvt, Co. E, 9th VT INF, m/o 2/4/63
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Birth: 1838, Troy, VT
Burial: Pine Grove Cemetery, Newport, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Dan Taylor
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 10/29/1863, VT; widow Lutheria, 1/23/1911, VT
Portrait?: Gibson Collection
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)
Webmaster's Note: If this soldier enlisted before 9/1/62, and was with the regiment on 9/13/62, he would have briefly been taken prisoner along with the entire regiment at Harper's Ferry. Read the blue section of the unit's Organization and Service for details.
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Pine Grove Cemetery, Newport, VT
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Charles M. Batchelder died Friday morning at the home of James Martin in the West end, where he had been boarding for some months. Mr. Batchelder, who was badly afflicted with asthma, had been ill for about ten days, but passed away rather suddenly at the last. He was a veteran of the Civil War, having enlisted from the town of Troy in Co. E, 9th Regt. Vt. Vols. He was a pensioner and for many years his financial affairs have been ably looked after by C.M. Bailey. The funeral was held Saturday afternoon at Mr. Martin's and interment was at West Derby.
Source: Orleans County Monitor, Jan 4, 1911
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.