Santa Cruz County History - People



Old Soldiers: Santa Cruz County Civil War Veterans
by Robert L. Nelson

AIKEN, CHARLES E (1841-1897)

Sawtelle Soldiers Home Records

Headstone of Charles E Aiken
Charles E. Aiken
LA National Cemetery

NAME: Charles E Aiken
REGISTER #: 3247

Military History

RANK/CO/UNIT: Sgt. D Co. 41 WI Inf
ENLISTMENT: 1864/05/02 Milwaukee
DISCHARGED: 1864/09/23 Milwaukee, End of Service
RE-ENLISTMENT:
RNK/CO/UNIT:
DISCHARGED:
DISABILITY: Asthma

Domestic History

BORN: 1841? VT
AGE: 55
HT/CMP/EYE/HR: 5'8 Lt. Literate
RELIGION: Protestant
OCCUPATION: Accountant
RESIDENCE: Wrights, Santa Cruz County
MARRIED SINGLE: Widower
NEXT OF KIN: Wm H Aiken (Son)

Home History

PENSION AMOUNT: $12
ADMISSION: 1896/06/29
DISCHARGED:
DATE OF DEATH: 1897/12/25
CAUSE OF DEATH: Alcoholism, exposure

General Remarks

PENSION CERT: #581,870
EFFECTS: $3.75
HOW DISPOSED OF:
BURIAL INFO: 4/A/28


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