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Swasey, Charles Dudley

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 29, credited to Montpelier, VT
Unit(s): 13th VT INF
Service: enl 8/25/62, m/i 10/10/62, Pvt, Co. I, 13th VT INF, m/o 7/21/63 [College: UVM 59]

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VITALS

Birth: 05/18/1833, Stowe, VT
Death: 06/01/1865

Burial: Green Mount Cemetery, Montpelier, VT
Marker/Plot: Lot 454
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Charles D. Swasey
Findagrave Memorial #: 65938098

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 8/25/1864; mother Lydia, 1/6/1890, VT
Portrait?: 13th History
College?: UVM 59
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: 13th Vt. History off-site

DESCENDANTS

Great Granduncle of Charles Dudley Swasey, Enterprise, AL

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Green Mount Cemetery, Montpelier, VT

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Photo

(Sturtevant's Pictorial History, Thirteenth Regiment, Vermont Volunteers, War of 1861-1865)

Biography

CHARLES D. SWAZEY volunteered August 25, 1899 from Montpelier and joined Company IHe was a practicing attorney with good prospects of success in his chosen profession. He served his country bravely and well and returned to his home when his term of enlistment had expired with health impaired and succumbed to consumption a few years later.

Source: Sturtevant's Pictorial History, Thirteenth Regiment, Vermont Volunteers, War of 1861-1865, p. 683

Obituary

LAMOILLE NEWSDEALER: JUNE 7,1865

Chas. D. Swasey, Esq. of this village, died at Minneapolis, Minn., June 2d. His disease was consumption, contracted during his service in Virginia, in Co. I, 13th Vermont Volunteers. He was a member of Washington County Bar, a young man of fine talents, and was greatly beloved by all who knew him.----Montpelier Freeman

Submitted by Deanna French

13th Vermont Regimental History