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
Burial: Binghamville Cemetery, Fletcher, VT
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Denis & Karen Jaquish
Findagrave Memorial #: 23678922
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/23/1890, VT
Portrait?: VHS Collections, Gibson Collection, Guber Collection off-site
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Binghamville Cemetery, Fletcher, VT
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Clarence D. Gates
Col Clarence D. Gates died at the home of Mrs. William H. Folsom at 17 Grant street yesterday 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 October 4, 1862, in the First Regiment of Vermont cavalry, and was mustered out November 18, 1864. Of late years he had been secretary and manager of the Burlington Granite company.
There will be a service at St. Paul's chapel Wednesday at 1:00 p. m., preceded by a short service at 12:15 p. m. At 17 Grant street, to which members of the G. A. R. And friends are invited. Interment will be in the Binghamville cemetery in Fletcher.
Source: Burlington Free Press, June 26, 1917
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.