Acton Memorial Library
Civil War Archives
|Co.||Regiment / Ship||From||To||Residence/ Credit||Occupation||Notes|
|E (Davis Guards)||6th MVI
|Private, enl. April 16, 1861; must. April 22, 1861||must. out Aug. 2, 1861||Acton||age 19|
|I||38th MVI||Corp.; enl. Aug. 7, 1862; must. Aug. 21, 1862||disch. for disability March 27,1863, New Orleans, La.||Acton||miller||enl. as Charles H.|
|Co.||Regiment||Date Filed||Type||App. No.||Cert. No.||State||Beneficiary/Remarks|
|Oct. 17, 1863||Invalid||34 520|
|Feb. 6, 1865||Mother||81 926||121 192||Joanna Moulton|
|Date||November 27, 1864|
|Age||22 years, 2 months|
|Survived by||mother Joanna Moulton|
Born in Sandwich, N.H., the son of Richard and Joanna Moulton. Brother of Albert Moulton and James Moulton.
Charles H. Moulton, age 18, is recorded as an inhabitant of South Acton in the 1860 federal census, in household of Richard and Joanna Moulton, which also included brother James Moulton (source: 1860 United States Federal Census. In: Ancestry.com [online database]).
The death of Charlie Moulton is mentioned in a letter dated January 8, 1865 from Lydia Lucinda Fletcher to her son Aaron Jones Fletcher.
Name included on the Acton Memorial Library Soldiers' Tablet, "The Men of Acton Who Fought For The Union."
Peggy Jo Brown. Hometown Soldiers: Civil War Veterans of Assabet Village & Maynard Massachusetts. Maynard, Mass.: Flying Heron Press, 2005. 262-265.
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