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George Oliver Melzard

July 11, 1897 – January 22, 1979 Div./Dept. Commander 1940 Obituary Bath – George O. Melzard, 81, 0f 106 Court St. died Monday at a local hospital after a short illness. He was born in Lynn, Mass., son of Joseph

Posted in 1921-1940, Commanders

Harry Wyman Wing

April 19, 1868 – July 30, 1946 Div./Dept. Commander 1939 Descended from Ira Pitman Wing Pvt. 6th Me Reg. Inf. Mustered in July 15, 1861 Obituary Death of Harry W. Wing Removes Good Citizen Had Long Been Active in Many

Posted in 1921-1940, Commanders

Henry Towle

November 27, 1874 – November 11, 1960 Division Commander 1938 Commander-in-Chief 1942 – 1943 Henry Towle of South Portland, Maine, was elected Commander- in-Chief of the Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War at the 61st National Encampment held

Posted in 1921-1940, 1941-1960, Commanders

Charles Clarence Webster

January 2, 1876 РMarch 31, 1962 Div./Dept. Commander 1937 Descended from Humphrey E. Webster Pvt. Co. A, 21st ME Mustered in September 10, 1862 Obituary  Springvale РCharles Clarence Webster, 86, of 7 John St., died Saturday at his

Posted in 1921-1940, Commanders

Almon Ithiel Spinney

April 26, 1871 – August 30, 1965 Division Commander 1936 Descended from Colby Spinney Pvt. Co. N, 19th ME Inf. Mustered in October 1, 1862 Obituary Farmington – Almon Ithiel Spinney, 94, died Monday at a nursing home at Augusta

Posted in 1921-1940, Commanders

Irvin Leslie Cross

November 25, 1864 – December 16, 1944 Div./Dept. Commander 1935 Descended from George E. Cross Pvt. Co. B, 19th ME Inf. Mustered in August 25, 1862 Obituary I. Leslie Cross Death of Rockland Man Prominent in Masonry and Patriotic Bodies

Posted in 1921-1940, Commanders

Byron Mitchell Salter

March 19, 1896 РFebruary 19, 1978 Div./Dept. Commander 1934 Descended from  William W. Hartshorn Pvt. Co. D, 19th ME Mustered in July 29, 1862 Son of George Byron Salter and Minnie A. Hartshorn.

Posted in 1921-1940, Commanders