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.
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.
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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
Myrtle Clemmons Cox
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