Updated: 4 May 2015  

Charles B. Sweet, Private, Company H, 9th Michigan Infantry
Died December 8, 1861, West Point, Kentucky
Buried in New Albany National Cemetery
New Albany, Indiana, Grave No. 174

Home: New York State.  Enlisted Aug. 16, 1861, at Lyons, Michigan, for 3 years, age 19.  Mustered Oct. 15, 1861.  Disinterred in 1868 and moved to New Albany National Cemetery.  "Taken up at West Point, Ky. outside of Youngs' family graveyard at North West corner, about 100 yds. south of L and N Pike and about 100 yds. from Salt River, Head's to West." - National Cemetery Ledger, page 61.
Cause of Death: Typhoid Fever.