Baxter, Charles

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Residence: Knox[1]
Place of Birth England[1]
Date of Birth 25 Feb 1826[1]
Names of Parents Father deceased and Elizabeth Cumberworth[1]
Marital Status Married[1]
Occupation Carpenter[1]
Enlistment Date 26 Aug 1862[1]
Term of Enlistment: 3 years[1]
Bounty Received: $100.00[1]
Enlistment Place: Knox, NY[1]
Enlistment Rank: Private
State Served: New York
Regiment: 7th Regiment NY Heavy Artillery
Company: Company K
Promotion Date: Date unknown
Promotion Rank: Full 1st Sergeant
Promotion Date: 18 Aug 1862
Promotion Rank: Full Corporal
Promotion Date: 22 Dec 1863
Promotion Rank: Full Sergeant
Captured on: 16 Jun 1864
Captured at: Petersburg, VA
Released on: Date not stated
Captured on: 25 Aug 1864
Captured at: Weldon R.R., VA
Captured on: 25 Aug 1864
Imprisoned at: Libby Prison, NC[1]
Released on: 27 Feb 1865
Muster Out Date: 6 Jul 1865
Muster Out Place: Albany, NY
Additional Remarks: Enlisted at the age of 26.[2]"After being in service nearly two years was taken prisoner at Reams Station, sent to Petersburg, thence to Libby Prison thence to Bell Island thence to Sailsburg, N.C. PO Address Knox, N.Y."[1]
Sources Used: Ancestry.com, American Civil War Soldiers; Annual Report of the Adjutant-General of the State of NY for the year 1898; Town and City Registers of Men Who Served in the Civil War

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Town and City Registers of Men Who Served in the Civil War


Sources

  1. 1.00 1.01 1.02 1.03 1.04 1.05 1.06 1.07 1.08 1.09 1.10 1.11 Town and City Registers of Men Who Served in the Civil War
  2. Ancestry Military Databases