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Pvt Harry Clay Buckman
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Birth: Mar. 15, 1841
Rossie
St. Lawrence County
New York, USA
Death: May 24, 1864
District Of Columbia, USA

Harry was born March 15, 1841 in Rossie, New York, the son of Reuben Bridge Buckman and Juliana Castle Buckman. He enlisted as a Private on January 5, 1864. He was wounded at Laurel Hill, Virginia May 10, 1864. He was then transported by cart to Judiciary Hospital in Washington D.C. where he died May 24, 1864. The family received a letter from Mr. W.Y. Sellick, state agent in Washington, informing them of the death of their son. In a letter (pictured at right) to the Assistant Surgeon Dr. Alexander Ingram U.S.A., his father Reuben B. Buckman inquired about the particulars of Harry's death, how he was buried, and whether he could be brought home.
His brother Philo Churchill Buckman was also killed in 1862. (bio by Michelle Woodham)
 
 
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 Parents:
  Reuben Bridge Buckman (1789 - 1868)
  Juliana Castle Buckman (1800 - 1893)
 
 Siblings:
  Seth Castle Buckman (1820 - 1902)*
  Solon Tobias Buckman (1823 - 1901)*
  Julia Cordelia Buckman Snyder (1826 - 1907)*
  Guy Jackson Buckman (1828 - 1911)*
  George Adams Buckman (1830 - 1917)*
  Jane Electra Buckman Hill (1832 - 1911)*
  Frederick Allen Buckman (1839 - 1916)*
  Harry Clay Buckman (1841 - 1864)
  Daniel Thadeus Buckman (1846 - 1918)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Co. D., 7 Regt. Wis. Inf.
 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Jen Snoots
Record added: Jan 07, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 23831553
Pvt Harry Clay Buckman
Added by: Jen Snoots
 
Pvt Harry Clay Buckman
Added by: Michelle Woodham
 
Pvt Harry Clay Buckman
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Added by: James Seidelman
 
 
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- Michelle Woodham
 Added: May. 21, 2013

- Sharon
 Added: Jul. 15, 2009

- C.L. Panagopulos
 Added: Oct. 12, 2008
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