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Charles Bixenstine
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Birth: 1835
Allentown
Lehigh County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: May 1, 1910
Marion
Grant County
Indiana, USA

Charles enlisted in the 152nd PA 3rd Heavy Artillery, CO M, on 23 Feb 1864 and mustered out on 09 Nov 1865 at Ft. Monroe, VA.
Company M served as Siege Artillery, Army of the James, in siege operations against Petersburg and Richmond May, 1864, to May, 1865. Posted principally on the Bermuda Hundred front.

Charles entered the Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers on 19 Feb 1895 (location unclear) - transferring to the Marion Indiana US National Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers on 11 Mar 1899. He suffered from chronic diarrhea contracted in service.

Upon Charles death he was returned home to LaGrange County for burial under the direction of friends Ralph and Frank Ashley. He is buried next to his wife Mary who preceded him in death on 14 Feb 1891. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Mary Bixenstine (1824 - 1891)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
East Springfield United Methodist Cemetery
Lagrange
Lagrange County
Indiana, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 41.64086, -85.22434
 
Maintained by: Jean Fremion McKibben
Originally Created by: Joan Kinney Timmer
Record added: Jan 18, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 83647813
Charles Bixenstine
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Charles Bixenstine
Added by: Jean Fremion McKibben
 
Charles Bixenstine
Added by: Jean Fremion McKibben
 
 
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- Jean Fremion McKibben
 Added: Jul. 18, 2013
 
 
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