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Cobb, George D.
Age: 23, credited to Waterbury, VT
Unit(s): 134th IL INF
Service: CPL, Co. A, 134th IL INF
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Birth: 10/28/1841, Waterbury, VT
Burial: Graceland Cemetery, Chicago, IL
Marker/Plot: Not Recorded
Gravestone photographer: il-state, c1850, c1880, c1910
Findagrave Memorial #: 76354955
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/8/1907, IL
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Graceland Cemetery, Chicago, IL
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G. D. COBB TO BE BURIED TODAY; 72 YEARS IN CHICAGO
Funeral services for George Day Cobb, a resident of Chicago for seventy-two years, who died Saturday night at the Evanston hospital, will be held at the home of Mrs. John T. Stockton, a daughter, at 1109 Hinman avenue, Evanston, at 3 o'clock this afternoon. Burial will be in Graceland cemetery.
Mr. Cobb came to Chicago in 1846 from Montpelier, Vt. He was associated with a board of trade firm when the civil war broke out and enlisted in the One Hundred and Thirty-Fourth Illinois volunteers. Of late years he had been associated with the Joseph Stockton Transfer Company.
Mr. Cobb leaves a brother, Walter F. Cobb of Santa Barbara, Cal., and a sister, Miss Ella F. Cobb of Jacksonville, Mich.
Source: Chicago Tribune, July 15, 1918.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.