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Washburn, Charles Henry


Age: 44, 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

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Birth: 1818, Unknown
Death: 10/17/1890

Burial: Green Mount Cemetery, Montpelier, VT
Marker/Plot: Lot 220
Gravestone photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 57113599


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 1/18/1883, VT
Portrait?: 13th History
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: 13th Vt. History off-site


Great Granduncle of Laura Washburn DeForge, Waterbury, VT

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Green Mount Cemetery, Montpelier, VT

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


CHARLES H. WASHBURN was one of the old men of the company, being 44 years old when he enlisted. His health was not quite equal to the hard knocks incident to soldier life, but he remained with the regiment during its term of service. He returned to Montpelier and died there.

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



WASHBURN - Charles Henry Washburn died Friday morning at the age of seventy-three. Nearly the whole of Mr. Washburn's life had been spent in Montpelier. He was a member of Company I, Thirteenth Vermont and the Grand Army post had charge of his burial. Mr. Washburn had two sons - Frank, now living in Burlington, and Pliny. A resident of New York. A brother, Lorenzo M. Washburn, also survives. The funeral was held on Sunday and interment in Green Mount cemetery. Brooks post attended the funeral.

Source: Vermont Watchman and State Journal, October 22, 1890.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.