Age: 0, credited to Sandgate, VT
Unit(s): 158th NY INF, USN, US ENGNRS
Service: enl., Brooklyn, NY, Co. K, 158th NY INF, 1/8/64, dsrtd 7/7/64, enl., New York, 7/9/64, 1st Class Boy, USN, disch., 8/12/1865, Vessels: Minnesota, Morse; enl., 11/5/68, Co. B, US ENGNRS, dsrtd 3/14/69
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Birth: 03/21/1850, Sandgate, VT
Burial: Cypress Lawn Memorial Park, Colma, CA
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Findagrave Memorial #: 169444506
Alias?: None noted
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: He apparently lied about his age, both in 158th and Navy and US ENGRS afterward.
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Cypress Lawn Memorial Park, Colma, CA (cremated)
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LUCAS -- In this city, June 3, 1930, Adalbert Eugene Lucas, beloved husband of Bertha M. Lucas, a native of Vermont, aged 80 years. A member of Montezuma Tribe No. 77, Improved Order of Red Men, and California Lodge No. 1, Knights of Pythias. Friends are invited to the services tomorrow (Friday), at 2 p.m., at Martin & Brown's Mortuary, 1515 Scott st., between Post and Geary sts., under the auspices of California Lodge No. 1 Knights of Pythias. Interment private.
Webmaster's Note: The "Improved Order of Red Men" was a fraternity formed soley by, and for white men. See the Wikipedia article about it.