CLEM, HIRAM (1832 - 1905)

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Sawtelle Soldiers Home Records
Hiram Clem
LA National Cemetery

NAME: Hiram Clem
REGISTER #: 6910

Military History

RANK/CO/UNIT: Pvt/Co I/2nd PA HA
ENLISTMENT: 1863/09 Philadelphia, PA
DISCHARGED: 1865/01/01 Washington DC, Term of war
RE-ENLISTMENT: 1865/08/19 Washington, DC
RNK/CO/UNIT: Pvt./Co D/14th US Inf
DISCHARGED: Not listed, San Pedro Crossing, AT
DISABILITY:

Domestic History

BORN: Alabama (1832?)
AGE: 72
HT/CMP/EYE/HR: 5'9"/Dk, Brown, Gray/Literate
RELIGION: Protestant
OCCUPATION: Laborer
RESIDENCE: Watsonville, CA
MARRIED SINGLE: Married
NEXT OF KIN: Elizabeth Clem (wife) Watsonville, CA

Home History

PENSION AMOUNT: $12
ADMISSION: 1904/12/05
DISCHARGED
DATE OF DEATH: 1905/02/12
CAUSE OF DEATH Chronic Bronchitis

General Remarks

PENSION CERT: 995,260
EFFECTS: $1.25
HOW DISPOSED OF: Treasurer
BURIAL INFO: Section 11, Row E, No. 9

Date of Birth: 1832

Date of Death: 1905-12-02

County: Los Angeles

Cemetery/City of Burial: Los Angeles National

Plot: 11/E/09

Mortuary: SH

Cause of Death: Pul/Brnchts

Spouse: (Clem)_ Elizabeth

Occupation: Laborer

Religion: P

Height: 5'9

Complexion: Dk

Eye Color: Br

Hair Color: Gr

Local Address: Rodriquez St 51

Last City: (CA Sawtelle 05)

Native of: AL

Enlisted: 1863/09

Discharged: 1865/08/19

Military Unit: PA_ 2 HA_ Co I

Rank: Pvt

Military Notes: E-Phldlpha_ also_14 US Inf_ D

GAR#: N/R

Available records used to obtain information:
Cemetery records
California Death Index
Military records
Voter Records
Sawtelle Soldiers Home records

CW Reference: SEN 1900/02/11

Creator: Nelson, Robert L.
Source: Old Soldier: the story of the Grand Army of the Republic in Santa Cruz County. Santa Cruz, CA: The Museum of Art & History, c2004.
Date: Undated
Coverage: Santa Cruz (County)
Rights: Reproduced by permission of Robert L. Nelson.
Identifier: OS-0193

Citation

Nelson, Robert L. “CLEM, HIRAM (1832 - 1905).” Old Soldier: the story of the Grand Army of the Republic in Santa Cruz County. Santa Cruz, CA: The Museum of Art & History, c2004. SCPL Local History. https://history.santacruzpl.org/omeka/items/show/133169. Accessed 26 May 2020.