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Charles Edward Hazlett
Birth: Oct. 15, 1838
Newark
Licking County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jul. 2, 1863
Gettysburg
Adams County
Pennsylvania, USA

Civil War Union Army Officer. Served as 1st Lieutenant and commander of Battery D, 5th United States Regular Artillery during the Battle of Gettysburg. On July 2, 1863, Little Round Top on the extreme left flank of the Union line was in danger of falling into Confederate hands. He and his men dragged their cannons up the hill through boulders and trees by hand and opened fire immediately upon arrival. Moments after arriving at the top of the hill Lieutenant Hazlett was killed. Today a monument stands where he fell. He was succeeded by Lieutenant Benjamin H. Rittenhouse(bio by: Ethan F. Bishop) 
 
Burial:
Woodlawn Cemetery
Zanesville
Muskingum County
Ohio, USA
 
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Record added: Oct 14, 2001
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Charles Edward Hazlett
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Remembering you today, beloved soldier...
- Mary
 Added: Aug. 1, 2014
Lieutenant thank you for your service to our country during our American Civil War. Little Round Top was a hot area on that summit. Sorry you lost your life there. Rest in peace.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Jul. 2, 2014
Thank you for your Service and Sacrifice, Sir. In Loving Memory with respect always.
- LaDene
 Added: Jul. 2, 2014
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