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Gates, Clarence Dyer

Age: 23, credited to Cambridge, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT CAV
Service: comn Adjutant, 1st VT CAV, 10/4/62 (10/17/62), pow, Culpeper Court House, 9/13/63, prld 11/17/63, m/o 11/18/64

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Birth: 09/23/1839, Unknown
Death: 06/25/1917

Burial: Binghamville Cemetery, Fletcher, VT
Marker/Plot: 69
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Denis & Karen Jaquish
Findagrave Memorial #: 23678922
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
Portrait?: Gibson Collection, Guber Collection off-site
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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Binghamville Cemetery, Fletcher, VT

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(Gibson Collection)



Col. Clarence D. Gates died at the home of Mrs. William H. Folsom at 17 Grant Street Monday morning from a complication of diseases. Mr. Gates had been ill about two weeks, and during this time his daughter, Mrs. Parsons, of Fairfax was with him.

Mr. Gates was a veteran of the Civil War, being commissioned Oct. 4, 1862, in the First Regiment, Vermont Cavalry, and was mustered out Nov. 18, 1864, Of late years he has been secretary and manager of the Burlington Granite Company.

There was a service at St. Paul's Chapel Wednesday at 1 p. m., preceded by a short service at 12;15mp. m. at 17 Grant Street. Interment was in the Bingham Cemetery in Fletcher.

Burlington Free Press, June 28, 1917

Courtesy of Deanna French.