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Hart, Gilbert

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 34, credited to Dorset, VT
Unit(s): 2nd USSS
Service: comn CPT, Co. H, 2nd USSS, 12/24/61 (12/31/61), m/o 11/3/62, SOWD (occupation: mechanic, 5' 11 3/4", dark complexion, grey eyes, dark hair)

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VITALS

Birth: 08/11/1828, Wallingford, VT
Death: 1912

Burial: Woodmere Cemetery, Detroit, MI
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Gaile Lynde
Findagrave Memorial #: 11814627

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 09/15/1911, MI
Portrait?: White 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

DESCENDANTS

3rd Great Granduncle of Charlene McGill, Westford, VT

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BURIAL:

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Woodmere Cemetery, Detroit, MI

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Photo

Brian White's Sharpshooters Collection

Obituary

GILBERT HART IS DEAD AT 84 YEARS

Gilbert Hart, president of the Detroit Emery Wheel company, died Friday morning at his home, No 1660, Jeffersonville ave, aged 84 years.

He had been a resident of Detroit since 1865. After serving in the Civil War, he began the manufacture of emery wheels in Detroit. He was a public spirited man, taking an active part in civic and philanthropic affairs.

Funeral services will be held on Monday.

Source: Detroit (MI) Times, May 25, 1912
Courtesy of Deanna French