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Federal (USV)


Charles Stillman Sanborn

(1826 - 1864)

Home State: New Hampshire

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 5th New Hampshire Infantry

Before Antietam

A resident of Sandwich, he enlisted at age 35 in Company H, 5th New Hampshire Infantry on 16 September 1861.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862 at Antietam.

The rest of the War

He was discharged on disability on 13 February 1863.

References & notes

Basic information from Child1. Details from family genealogists. Death date from his gravesite on Findagrave. He married Nancy Libby, daughter of Jonathan Eaton of Sandwich, NH on 11 September 1854; they had two children: Frank Henry Sanborn and Lilian Rosabelle Sanborn.


09/02/1826; Moultonborough, NH


11/29/1864; burial in Birch Hill, Moultonborough, NH


1   Child, M.D., William, A History of the Fifth Regiment New Hampshire Volunteers, Bristol (NH): R.W. Musgrove, Printer, 1893, Roster pp. 149 - 162  [AotW citation 13454]