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Lake, James M.


Age: 28, credited to Berkshire, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT CAV
Service: enl 8/22/62, m/i 9/26/62, Pvt, Co. B, 1st VT CAV, pow, Gettysburg, 7/3/63, prld 8/2/63, dis/dsb 4/20/65

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Birth: 1834, Tinmouth, VT
Death: 05/14/1901

Burial: North Troy Cemetery, Troy, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone photographer: Deanna French
Findagrave Memorial #: 173276470


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 2/11/1869; widow Susan, 1/30/1902, VT
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: None


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North Troy Cemetery, Troy, VT

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Local Mention.

James M. Lake of North Troy, father of Mrs. George Nason of this village, committed suicide lays? week by taking morphine and atropine pills. He was 66 years old and had been in ill health several years. The Friday before he returned from a Montreal hospital, where he had been several weeks for treatment for a mental problem.

Source: Richford Journal and Gazette, 24 May 1901
Transcribed by Deanna French