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Holmes, Clark J.


Age: 27, credited to Worcester, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 7/19/62, m/i 9/1/62, Pvt, Co. I, 11th VT INF, 30 days leave of absence 5/28/63, did not return, listed as dsrtd 6/27/63

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Birth: 08/03/1832, Milton, VT
Death: 04/11/1916

Burial: Worcester Village Cemetery, Worcester, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Denis & Karen Jaquish
Findagrave Memorial #: 81646705


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/12/1888, VT, not approved
Portrait?: Unknown
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: Husband of Harriet Hinkson Holmes, Civil War Nurse; application for removal of desertion charge denied 8/15/1889

Webmaster's Note: The 11th Vermont Infantry was also known as the 1st Vermont Heavy Artillery; the names were used interchangably for most of its career


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Village Cemetery, Worcester, VT

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Clark D. Holmes, for more than 50 years, a resident of Worcester and who had been in poor health for a long time, died Tuesday morning. Mr. Holmes was a veteran of the Civil War, having served in Company I, 11th Vermont volunteers.

Source: Burlington Free Press April 20, 1916
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.