Charles B. Lang, Civil War Soldier


Charles B. Lang
Born in Waterbury, Conn._Son of Joseph Lang,_by occupation a Book-keeper,_Married,_at the age of 25 enlisted for nine months in the 46th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols._Company D.
Mustered into service September 25th, 1862.
Appointed Orderly Sergeant of the Company at its organization.
He performed his part in all duties and movements under taken by the regiment in North Carolina,_Goldsboro Expedition, Trent Road reconnoissances, at Plymouth, Gum Swamp affair,_and commenced with the company the march through Maryland; but, on arriving at Maryland Heights, he was obliged, through fatigue and sickness, to go back to Baltimore.
Returned from Baltimore to Chicopee, via Boston, with other sick and convalescents, arriving July 22nd, under orders to report on arrival of the regiment.
Mustered out of service, July 29th, 1863, at Springfield, Mass.


ca. 1861-1865


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