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C. B. Stoughton

C. B. Stoughton

Federal (USA)

Lieutenant Colonel

Charles Bradley Stoughton

(1841 - 1898)

Home State: Vermont

Command Billet: Commanding Regiment

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 4th Vermont Infantry

Before Antietam

He was commissioned Adjutant, 4th Vermont Infantry, 1 August 1862, promoted to Major 25 February 1862, and Lieutenant Colonel 17 July 1862.

The rest of the War

He was promoted to Colonel 5 November 1862, was present, but not engaged at Gettysburg, and was severely wounded (loss of right eye) at Funkstown, 10 July 1863. He resigned 2 February 1864. He was breveted to Brigadier General to date from 13 March 1865 for 'gallant and meritorious service during the war.'

References & notes

Sources: Revised Roster of Vermont Volunteers, 1892, Vermont Adjutant General. Vermont Adjutant General's Office burial records.

Birth

10/31/1841

Death

1/17/1898 Bellows Falls, Vermont; burial in Immanuel Cemetery, Bellows Falls, Vermont