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Priest, Charles Wesley

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 21, credited to Mount Holly, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF
Service: enl 8/16/64, m/i 8/16/64, Pvt, Co. I, 2nd VT INF, wdd, Cedar Creek, 10/19/64, m/o 6/19/65, drafted as Wesley Priest, father paid commutation, then enlisted at age 21 as Charles Wesley (family records)

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VITALS

Birth: 01/27/1843, Mt. Holly, VT
Death: 01/31/1932

Burial: New Mechanicsville Cemetery, Mount Holly, VT
Marker/Plot: 80
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Francis Devine
Findagrave Memorial #: 116111330

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/14/1890, 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)

Remarks: None

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Tombstone

New Mechanicsville Cemetery, Mount Holly, VT

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Photo

Civil War veteran Charles W. Priest of Co. I, 2nd Vermont Infantry Regiment with his family and grandchildren,
including two WWI veterans and a Boy Scout, Wallingford, Vermont. Memorial Day, May 30, 1927.

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Photo

John Gibson Collection