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Boyd, Charles E.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 24, credited to Wilmington, VT
Unit(s): 17th VT INF
Service: enl 10/23/63, m/i 3/3/64, Pvt, Co. F, 17th VT INF, kia, Petersburg, 6/17/64

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1839, Wilmington, VT
Death: 06/17/1864

Burial: Probably buried in an unmarked grave, , VA
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
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Findagrave Memorial #: 0
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MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Elizabath, 9/12/1864; minor, 9/3/1875
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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Died in Virginia

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Obituary

As the regiment had been in advanced works and under a hot fire most of the time since the morning of the 17th, I append a list of casualties since last report to this morning.
I am General,
Very Respectfully,
Your Obt. Servant,
CHAS. CUMMINGS,
Lt. Col. Commanding 17th Vt.

Casualties in the charge on the morning of the 17th of June.
KILLED
Co. F Chas. E. Boyd, Wilmington.

Source: Vermont Phoenix, July 8, 1864.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.