Saturday, May 03, 2014

Charles M. Stone, 55th., Ohio Infantry

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Charles M. Stone.

Birth: 1837, Ohio.
Death: March 16, 1865.

Wife: Ellen Sowards Stone.
Married May 26, 1855, Seneca, county, Ohio.

Mother: Harriet Stone.

Burial: Green lawn Cemetery, Tiffin, Seneca county, Ohio.

Civil War Veteran.

Mother received his pension.

From 55th., Ohio infantry Regimental History.
Stone, Charles M. Age 24. E. S. 25 Sept. '61. 3 years; appointed 2d Lieutenant Co. G, 14 Dec, '61; promoted to 1st Lieutenant 4 Mar. '63; to Captain 2 Apr. '64; killed 16 Mar. '65, in battle of Averasborough, N. C.

Brave Captain Charles M. Stone, of Company G, fell at Averasborough, North Carolina.
One wound did not daunt him. He stood by his boys until the fatal shot struck him.

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