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Clark, Francis Gray

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 24, credited to Bridgewater, VT
Unit(s): 16th VT INF, 26th NY CAV/VT FCAV
Service: comn 2LT, Co. G, 16th VT INF, 9/4/62 (10/12/62), pr 1LT, Co. I, 4/1/63 (4/23/63), m/o 8/10/63; comn 1LT, Co. F, Frontier Cavalry (aka 26th NY CAV), 1/10/65 (2/23/65), m/o 6/27/65 [College: MC 64]

See Legend for expansion of abbreviations

VITALS

Birth: 04/17/1838, Roxbury, VT
Death: 02/03/1921

Burial: Oak Hill Cemetery, Cedar Rapids, IA
Marker/Plot: Block 82, Lot 294.1
Gravestone researcher/photographer:
Findagrave Memorial #: 167556748

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 3/26/1898, IA; widow Mary V., 2/14/1921, IA
Portrait?: VHS Collections
College?: MC 64
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: After the Saint Albans Raid on October 19, 1864, Vermont raised two companies of cavalry to help guard the Canadian border; there were known as Frontier Cavalry, Companies F and M, but technically they were part of the 26th New York Cavalry.


DESCENDANTS

Great Grandfather of David L. Miller, Washington, DC

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BURIAL:

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Oak Hill Cemetery, Cedar Rapids, IA

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Photo

VHS - Reunion Society Collection