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Clark, George W.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 0, credited to Brattleboro, VT
Unit(s): 27th MA INF, 2nd MA HARTY
Service: Band, 27th MA INF; 2nd MA HARTY

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VITALS

Birth: 1839, Massachusetts
Death: 11/06/1905

Burial: Prospect Hill Cemetery, Brattleboro, VT
Marker/Plot:
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 191741558

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 4/18/1892, VT
Portrait?: Unknown
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: WPA Graves Registration Card includes inscription: "George W. Clark, 1839-1905, Member of the 27th Regt. Band-Mass. Vol."

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Prospect Hill Cemetery, Brattleboro, VT

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Obituary

The body of George W. Clark, who died in the city hospital in Worcester Monday, was brought to Brattleboro Tuesday night and was buried in Prospect Hill cemetery Wednesday morning. Mr. Clark formerly lived in Brattleboro and was a carriage maker in the Miller shop which stood where the Doolittle apartment house now stands on Elm street. For a number of years, he was leader of the Brattleboro band and played cornet in the band and orchestra. He went to Palmer from Brattleboro 15 years or more ago. He was a widower and was 66 years old. Death was due to senile exhaustion. Mr. Clark was a veteran of the civil war.

Source: Vermont Phoenix, November 10, 1905
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.