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McClure, Gilbert

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 21, credited to Guilford, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 8/11/62, m/i 9/1/62, Pvt, Co. E, 11th VT INF, m/o 6/24/65

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1841, Guilford, VT
Death: 02/02/1912

Burial: Guilford Center Cemetery, Guilford, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 38792632

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
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

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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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

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Guilford Center Cemetery, Guilford, VT

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Obituary

Guilford Center---Gilbert McClure was stricken with a paralytic shock on Sunday, and is in critical condition. He has been unconscious and failing ever since. A trained nurse from the memorial Hospital is caring for him.

Source: Vermont Phoenix, Feb. 2, 1912

The funeral of Gilbert McClure was held at his home Sunday afternoon at 1 o'clock, Rev. E.Q.S. Osgood officiated. The bearers were, Samuel McClure, Earl McClure, Fred Marsh, and Don Miller. The burial took place in the Guilford Centre cemetery. Friends from Dummerston attended the funeral.

Source: Vermont Phoenix, Feb. 9, 1912
Courtesy of Deanna French

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