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 Charles E Brown

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Charles E Brown

  • Birth 1840 Connecticut, USA
  • Death 21 Jul 1861 Manassas, Manassas City, Virginia, USA
  • Burial Norwich, New London County, Connecticut, USA
  • Memorial ID 90708106

This monument is a cenotaph. He is not buried here. Private Brown was a member of Company D, 2nd Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry.

Private Brown was reported wounded and missing by Captain Ely of Janesville, Wisconsin on July 24th, 1861 in his official report of dead, wounded, and missing from the fighting on July 21st, 1861. He apparently died while a prisoner from his wounds and his body was never recovered, most likely buried by Confederate forces. He was 21 years old.


Inscription

"Fell in First Battle of Bull Run"

Gravesite Details *Cenotaph

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  • Maintained by: Richard L. Smallwood-Roberts
  • Originally Created by: Northern Neighbors
  • Added: 25 May 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 90708106
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Charles E Brown (1840–21 Jul 1861), Find A Grave Memorial no. 90708106, citing Yantic Cemetery, Norwich, New London County, Connecticut, USA ; Maintained by Richard L. Smallwood-Roberts (contributor 47892259) .