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Farnham, Charles H.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Victory, VT
Unit(s): 8th VT INF
Service: enl 12/7/61, m/i 2/18/62, Pvt, Co. K, 8th VT INF, mwia, 9/4/62, d/wds same day

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1843, Waterford, VT
Death: 09/17/1862

Burial: Chalmette National Cemetery, Chalmette, LA
Marker/Plot: 64-5162
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 19237953

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not Found
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Remarks: None

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Chalmette National Cemetery, LA

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Charles H. Farnham

THE CALENDONIAN: OCTOBER 31, 1862

In Algiers, La. Sept. 17, of diphtheria, Charles Henry, 18, son of Lyman Farnham, of Victory, and member of Company K, 8th Vermont Regiment.

Courtesy of Deanna French.

Webmaster's note: this is at odds with the 1892 Revised Roster, which says he was mortally wounded 4 September, and died of his wounds the same day.

8th Vermont Infantry Regimental History