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PVT Clifford Henderson

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PVT Clifford Henderson

Birth
Death 1898
Middletown, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA
Plot Ohio Plot, Section F, Site #19
Memorial ID 61096741 View Source


Clifford Henderson served as a Private in Company A, 9th Battalion, Ohio Volunteer Infantry during the Spanish-American War.

He was from Springfield, Ohio.

He died of disease in the fall of 1898 at Camp Meade, near Middletown, Pennsylvania.

He was buried in the Gettysburg National Cemetery on September 8, 1898.

He was one of only 5 African-American soldiers to be buried in the Civil War section of the cemetery.


Inscription


CLIFFORD HENDERSON.
CO. A. BATTALION 9.

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