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Birth: unknown
Death: Nov. 14, 1905

Charles S. Drake

Residence was not listed; 21 years old.
Enlisted on 4/29/1861 as a Private.
On 4/29/1861 he mustered into "A" Co. MN 1st Infantry
(date and method of discharge not given)
He was listed as: Wounded 7/3/1863 Gettysburg, PA

At the age of 21, Charles Drake elisted in Company A, First Minnesota Volunteer Infantry. Charles was taken prisoner at Antietam, and later released. At the battle of Gettysburg, he was wounded in the arm, on July 3rd, during the repulse of Pickett's charge. He was sent to the South Street Hospital, in Philadelphia, for treatment.
After the war he returned to St Paul. He was a printer by trade. Charles died on Nov 14, 1905.

Sources: http://www.civilwardata.com/active/hdsquery.dll?SoldierHistory?U&100897
http://firstmn.phpwebhosting.com/SearchResults.php3?ID=0025

 
 
Burial:
Calvary Cemetery
Saint Paul
Ramsey County
Minnesota, USA
Plot: Section 4, Block 1, Row 1, Grave 22
 
Created by: Bev
Record added: Sep 01, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15579020
Pvt Charles S. Drake
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Pvt Charles S. Drake
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