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Flanders, Wallace M.


Age: 26, credited to Clarendon, VT
Unit(s): 2nd NY VET CAV
Service: enl, Fair Haven, 8/21/61, m/i, Pvt, Co. F, 2nd NY (Harlan's) Light Cav, 9/23/61, pr SDLR 2/28/62, dis/dsb 12/22/1863, New York, NY

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Birth: 1826, Mt. Holly, VT
Death: 10/26/1904

Burial: East Clarendon Cemetery, Clarendon, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 34211429


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 12/26/1863
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: VT
(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: Obituary dtd 10/28/1904 on Friday, said he died Thursday before, and buried in Soldier's Home National Cemetery; no record of his burial there


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East Clarendon Cemetery, Clarendon, VT

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Three Funerals
One Body Shipped to Newark and Two Buried at Soldiers Home.

The body of James Murphy who died at the Soldiers home Thursday morning, was sent to Newark, N.J., where his wife resides. He served in Company D, 7th Vermont volunteers.

There was a double funeral at the home this morning those of William W. Beals and W. M. Flanders, both of whom died Thursday morning. they were buried in the home cemetery at the request of the members of their families. Beals served in Co. A, Second Vermont, and Flanders in Co. F, Second N. Y. Cavalry.

Source: Bennington Banner, 28 Oct 1904.
Transcribed by Deanna French

Webmaster's note: If Flanders was buried at Bennington at all, it was for just a short period of time.