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Pvt Samuel Claudius Swain

Pvt Samuel Claudius Swain

Birth
Brunswick County, North Carolina, USA
Death 7 Jan 1918 (aged 27)
Greenville County, South Carolina, USA
Burial Bolivia, Brunswick County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 36785940 · View Source
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Brunswick Soldier Dead.
News of the death of Private Samuel Claudius Swain, stationed at Camp Sevier, S. C., resulting from pneumonia, was received by relatives yesterday. He was 29 years old and had been in the service but a few months. He was a son of Mr. B. F. Swain, of Suburb, Brunswick county, and is survived by his wife, one sister, Mrs. Walter Clark, and three brothers, Preston, Cleveland and Roger. The funeral and interment will take place probably today at his old home. The bereaved family have the tender sympathy of a host of friends.

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Obituary for Samuel Claudius Swain published in The Wilmington Morning Star on 10 Jan 1918. Original article courtesy of The Wilmington Morning Star / Wilmington Star-News.

Obituary provided by Kevin B Robbins


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S. Claudius Swain
Son of B.F. & M.J. Swain
Jan. 18, 1890 (note: birth date)
Married Myrtle Clemmons
April 25, 1917
Died Jan. 7, 1918


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  • Created by: John Evans
  • Added: 6 May 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 36785940
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Samuel Claudius Swain (18 Jan 1890–7 Jan 1918), Find A Grave Memorial no. 36785940, citing Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery, Bolivia, Brunswick County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by John Evans (contributor 47071981) .