Acton Memorial Library
Civil War Archives
|Co.||Regiment / Ship||From||To||Residence/ Credit||Occupation||Notes|
|Navy||Recg. Ship Ohio and U.S.S. Massachusetts||enl. May 13, 1861, at Boston, for 1 yr., as Seaman||disch. May 5, 1862, from Ohio, as Seaman.||credit Acton||--||age 27|
|Navy||Recg. Ship Ohio, U.S.S. Conemaugh||Again enlisted July 10, 1862, at Boston for 2 yrs., as Seaman||disch. from Conemaugh, Sept. 8, 1864, as Captain of After Guard||credit Cambridge||--|
|Co.||Regiment||Date Filed||Type||App. No.||Cert. No.||State||Beneficiary/Remarks|
Charles P. Porter is recorded in the 1890 special veterans census as a resident of Manchester, New Hampshire. The census record indicates that he was captured July 2, 1861 at Cedar Keys, and exchanged Jan. 1862. He did not receive a pension ("1890 Veterans Schedules," Ancestry.com).
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