Martin, Russell C.
Age: 18, credited to Rutland, VTVITALS
Birth: 11/24/1848, Starksboro, VTADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None NotedDESCENDANTS
Angelus Rosedale Cemetery, Los Angeles, CA
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Russell C. Martin
Wednesday - 2 Jan 1946
Col. R.C. Martin to Receive Last Rites
Los Angeles, Jan. 2 - (AP) Funeral services will be held at Forest Lawn Cemetery, Friday for Col. Russell C. Martin 97, past national commander of the GAR, who died from old age infirmities Saturday.
Martin, who saw two years' action with the Union forces in the war between the States, enlisted at 15 in the First Vermont Cavalry. He came to California in 1881 and for 40 years was a railroad engineer, retiring in 1916. He was former commandant of the California Veteran's Home at Napa.
Contributed by Erik Hinckley.