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Clark, James Binney

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Brandon, VT
Unit(s): 4th VT INF, 2nd USSS
Service: enl 11/13/61, m/i 12/31/61, PVT, Co. H, 2nd USSS, reen 12/21/63, pr CPL 3/13/64, red, tr to Co. G, 4th VT INF, 2/25/65, pr SGT 3/29/65, m/o 7/13/65 (occupation: farmer, 5' 11 1/4", light complexion, blue eyes, light hair)

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VITALS

Birth: 01/16/1845, Putney, VT
Death: 11/17/1880

Burial: Chico Cemetery, Chico, CA
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: J/Findagrave
Findagrave Memorial #: 32510418

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Missouri E., 9/4/1895; lists both units
Portrait?: Gibson Collection, White Collection
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(If there are state digraphs above, this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldiers' home in that state after the war)

Remarks: None

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BURIAL:

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Chico Cemetery, Chico, CA

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(Gibson Collection)



(Brian White Collection)

Obituary

AN OVERLAND PASSENGER SHOOTS HIMSELF

CHEYENNE (WY, ) NOV.16 -- One of the Overland passengers on the eastbound Pacific train, a man named James Binney Clark of Chico, California, shot himself in the head this evening. He will undoubtedly die.

THE SACRAMENTO DAILY RECORD, NOV. 16, 1880

Courtesy of Deanna French

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