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Cross, Henry Clark

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 24, credited to Brandon, VT
Unit(s): 12th VT INF
Service: enl 8/14/62, m/i 10/4/62, Pvt, Co. G, 12th VT INF, m/o 7/14/63

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VITALS

Birth: 06/02/1838, Brandon, VT
Death: 06/11/1911

Burial: Old Town Cemetery, Brandon, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 71829929

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 5/11/1891, VT; widow Edna M., 6/20/1911, VT
Portrait?: Co. G, 12th VVI Reunion
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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Old Town Cemetery, Brandon, VT

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Obituary

Brandon

Henry C. Cross died at his home on Franklin street Sunday, June 11, at 7:5 p.m., after a brief illness from a complication of diseases, having been taken ill the Sunday previous. He was born in Brandon, June 2, 1838, had been a life-long resident of the town. He was a Civil War veteran, having served in Co. G, 12th Vt. Vols., was a member of C. J. Ormsbee Post, No. 18, G.A.R., and a member of the Congregational Men's club. A wife and one son, James H., survive him. Funeral services will be held at his late home Wednesday afternoon at three o'clock.

Source: Burlington Free Press, 13 Jun 1911
Transcribed by Tom Ledoux