Age: 45, credited to Barre, VT
Unit(s): 13th VT INF
Service: enl 8/25/62, m/i 10/10/62, MSCN, Co. I, 13th VT INF, m/o 7/21/63
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Birth: 1818, Barre, VT
Burial: Elmwood Cemetery, Barre, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Monica White
Findagrave Memorial #: 76023623
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 3/25/1874
Portrait?: 13th History
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: 13th Vt. History off-site
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Elmwood Cemetery, Barre, VT
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DRUMMER CLARK BOUTWELL, we younger boys thought was an old man, being forty-five years old when he enlisted but he clung to the ship and beat his drum until the regiment was discharged and returned to South Barre, where he died a few years ago, an infirm old man.
Source: Sturtevant, p. 675
Clark Boutwell, an old time and respected resident of the town of Barre, died early Saturday morning at the advanced age of 83 years. Mr. Boutwell was a farmer and had resided in this vicinity all his life. He was a veteran of the civil war, having served in Co. I, 12th Vermont regiment.
Source: Burlington Free Press, Oct. 17, 1901
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.