John Lyman Chatfield

John Lyman Chatfield

Birth
Oxford, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA
Death 9 Aug 1863 (aged 36)
Waterbury, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA
Burial Waterbury, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA
Plot Sec. G
Memorial ID 5945663 · View Source
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Civil War Union Army Officer. He served during the Civil War as Colonel and commander of the 6th Connecticut Volunteer Infantry, and was mortally wounded storming Fort Wagner in South Carolina. He went home after his wounding to recover, but went back too soon and died on gangrene as a result. Son of Pulaski Chatfield & Amanda Tibbals.

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  • Added: 10 Nov 2001
  • Find a Grave Memorial 5945663
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Lyman Chatfield (13 Sep 1826–9 Aug 1863), Find a Grave Memorial no. 5945663, citing Riverside Cemetery, Waterbury, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .