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McLam, Robert

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 44, credited to Topsham, VT
Unit(s): 6th VT INF
Service: enl 12/31/63, m/i 12/31/63, Pvt, Co. G, 6th VT INF, pr CPL, m/o 6/26/65

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VITALS

Birth: 03/27/1820, Scotland
Death: 02/11/1899

Burial: Walter Harvey Cemetery, Barnet, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not Found
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: None

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BURIAL:

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Walter Harvey Cemetery, Barnet, VT

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Obituary

Robert McLam, an old resident on the north part of the town and the north part of Ryegate, died in the latter place and was buried on Tuesday last. Mr. McLam was an old and respected citizen and soldier in the Civil war.

Source: St. Johnsbury Republican, February 15, 1899

SOUTH RYEGATE

Robert McLam, at the age of 80, passed away on Saturday evening. He had been sick for a few days but the end came rather suddenly. Funeral services were held at the Reformed Presbyterian church Tuesday, Rev. John J. Hall officiating.

Source: St. Johnsbury Caledonian, February 15, 1899
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.