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Root, Charles K.


Age: 18, credited to Hubbardton, VT
Unit(s): 14th VT INF, 17th VT INF
Service: enl 9/3/62, m/i 10/21/62, Pvt, Co. F, 14th VT INF, m/o 7/30/63; enl 2/29/64, m/i 4/12/64, Pvt, Co. I, 17th VT INF, d/dis 8/28/64

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Birth: abt 1844, Rutland, VT
Death: 08/28/1864

Burial: East Hubbardton Cemetery, Hubbardton, VT
Marker/Plot: NL
Gravestone photographer: Jennifer Snoots
Findagrave Memorial #: 42453537


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, mother Sylvia., 5/6/1880
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: None


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Cenotaph at East Hubbardton Cemetery, Hubbardton, VT

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ROOT - Aug. 28th, in U. S. hospital at Alexandria, Va., of chronic diarrhea and fever, after a sickness of several weeks, Charles K. Root, member of Co. I, 17th Vt. Vols., and only son of Mr. and Mrs. Seneca Root of East Hubbardton, Vt., aged 20 years and 3 months.

Source: Rutland Herald, Sep. 8, 1864
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.