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Plummer, Charles

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 27, credited to Rutland, VT
Unit(s): 12th VT INF
Service: enl 8/23/62, m/i 10/4/62, Pvt, Co. K, 12th VT INF, m/o 7/14/63

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VITALS

Birth: 10/26/1835, Worcester, VT
Death: 04/29/1925

Burial: Evergreen Cemetery, Rutland, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Jennifer Snoots

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

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 2/3/1872, VT
Portrait?: Unknown
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: See Benedict's Army Life in Virginia

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Evergreen Cemetery, Rutland, VT

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Charles Plummer

Rutland Daily Herald, May 1, 1925:

Charles Plummer, 89, of North Main street, the oldest member of Roberts post, G.A.R., of this city and of Center lodge of Masons, died last night at 9 o'clock at the Rutland hospital of dilation of the heart following the amputation of his right leg Monday, from which operation he had rallied. He was born October 26, 1835 in Worcester. He married May 1, 1857, Miss Elizabeth Merrill of Chelsea, moving to Rutland shortly afterward. He enlisted during the Civil war as a member of Company K of the 12th Vermont infantry. On his return from war he became a member of Center lodge in 1865.

He had been a lifelong member of the Methodist church.

He is survived by one brother, George Plummer of California. His wife died in February 1924.

Contributed by Jen Snoots.