Age: 44, credited to Topsham, VT
Unit(s): 6th VT INF
Service: enl 12/31/63, m/i 12/31/63, Pvt, Co. G, 6th VT INF, pr CPL, m/o 6/26/65
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Birth: 03/27/1820, Scotland
Burial: Walter Harvey Cemetery, Barnet, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not Found
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)
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Walter Harvey Cemetery, Barnet, VT
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Robert McLam, an old resident on the north part of the town and the north part of Ryegate, died in the latter place and was buried on Tuesday last. Mr. McLam was an old and respected citizen and soldier in the Civil war.
Source: St. Johnsbury Republican, February 15, 1899
Robert McLam, at the age of 80, passed away on Saturday evening. He had been sick for a few days but the end came rather suddenly. Funeral services were held at the Reformed Presbyterian church Tuesday, Rev. John J. Hall officiating.
Source: St. Johnsbury Caledonian, February 15, 1899
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.