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Smith, Charles Sydney

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 0, credited to St. Albans, VT
Unit(s): USA
Service: USMA, apptd 1862 from Ill, 2LT Arty, 1866, 1LT, 1866, tr to Ordnance 1874, CPT, 1879, MAJ 1898, LTCOL 1903, COL 1905, BGen 1907

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VITALS

Birth: 12/26/1843, Vermont
Death: 11/19/1922

Burial: Greenwood Cemetery, St. Albans, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 14630958

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not Found
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Remarks: None

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Greenwood Cemetery, St. Albans, VT

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Obituary

BRIG. GEN. C. S. SMITH

News has been received here of the death of Brig. Gen. Charles S. Smith, United States Army, retired, of Washington, this morning following a short illness. The funeral will be held from the home of his sisters at the convenience of the family. The deceased is a son of the Rev. Worthington Smith and is survived by two sisters, Miss Anna P. Smith and Mrs. James N. Granger, of North Main st.

Source: St. Albans Weekly Messenger, November 23, 1922

GEN. CHARLES S. SMITH BURIED AT ST. ALBANS

St. Albans, Nov. 22. - Prayer and committal services for Brig. Gen. Charles S. Smith was held at the home of his sister, Mrs. J. N. Granger of North main street, Rev. Stanley Cummings officiating. The burial was in the family lot in Greenwood cemetery.

Source: Rutland Daily Herald, November 23, 1922
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.