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Crane, William O.


Age: 20, credited to Burlington, VT
Unit(s): 12th VT INF
Service: enl 8/23/62, m/i 10/4/62, Pvt, Co. C, 12th VT INF, m/o 7/14/63

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Birth: 1840, Cambridge, VT
Death: 08/12/1896

Burial: Lakeview Cemetery, Burlington, VT
Marker/Plot: 27
Gravestone photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 24913230


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 3/19/1894, VT; widow Margaret H., 10/26/1896, 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: See Benedict's Army Life in Virginia


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Lakeview Cemetery, Burlington, VT

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William O. Crane of St. Albans died at his home a few days ago. Mr. Crane was born in Cambridge, Vt., in October, 1841. Coming to Burlington in early life, he entered the employ of S. Beach, and later worked in the book store of Deacon E. A. Fuller. He enlisted in Co. C, 12th Vermont volunteers, at the outbreak of the rebellion, serving with the so-called "nine months' men."

Source: Spirit of the Age, August 29, 1896.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.