Daniel C. Clark, ca. 1863

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Daniel C. Clark enlisted in the Fifth Maine Regiment Company D in December of 1861 as a second lieutenant. By July of 1862 he was Captain of Company K.

He was wounded in action at the Battle of the Wilderness, May 16, 1864, and died shortly thereafter, at the age of 23.

There is a stained-glass window monument to Capt. Clark in the Fifth Maine Regiment Museum on Peaks Island.


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