Cleary, Lawrence J

Rank: Private

Unit: G Trp, 2d Cavalry

Reenlisted: February 21, 1899 in New York, New York. He was 28 yrs 3 mos. It was his second enlistment.

Date of birth: 1870

Hometown: Dublin, Ireland

Campaign: Spanish American War

Died: 27 December 1899

Age at death: 28 or 29

Cause of death: Acute Inflammation of liver

Location of fatality: Santa Clara Barracks, Cuba

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Place of interment: Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia

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Note: Original enlistment was in B Co, 69th New York Volunteers from 1898 to1899.

He stood 5’7¾” with brown eyes, dark brown hair, and dark complexion.

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