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Lieut Charles L. Wachter
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Birth: unknown, England
Death: Dec. 11, 1871
Providence County
Rhode Island, USA

Charles enlisted as a Private in Company "D", 1st Maryland Infantry on 1 September 1862, and was discharged on 9 February 1864. Three days later he enlisted in the Regular Army, was assigned as a Hospital Steward, and was detailed to the 19th U.S. Colored Infantry.

He was promoted 2nd Lieutenant of Company "D" of the 19th U.S.C.T. on 1 July 1865 before being mustered out on 15 January 1867. He enlisted again as a Hospital Steward on 1 July 1867, but was discharged on 6 August 1871 as disabled from a "disease of the stomach" contracted during his service.

Charles married Emeline C. Allyn in Bristol on 14 March 1865. After his death at age 44, she received a pension until her remarriage. After her second husband's death, Emeline successfully appealed to have her pension restored.
Died of disease contracted in the U.S. Service during the great Rebellion.
North Burial Ground
Bristol County
Rhode Island, USA
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Record added: Jul 27, 2006
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Lieut Charles L. Wachter
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Lieut Charles L. Wachter
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