Clarke County and the Civil War


This picture of the William Dufur Post, No. 297 of the Grand Army of the Republic appears to have been taken at the Murray Cemetery on May 30, 1908.

Front Row- L-R: Chris Ries, John Brisben, John Gaumer, Bart Conine, Billie Cropp

2nd Row: W. P. Bingham, John Agans, Chas. Osgood, Creed Scott, Nick Hoffman, Jim ??,

3rd Row: Aaron Carr, Unknown, Jim Jeffers, Alonzo Root, George Vincent, Wes Day, John F___, Phillip Aller, John Truax.

[Ed. Note- the number of names doesn't match the photo.]

Source: "Celebrating Our 100th Year- Murray, Iowa 1868-1968", p. 47.


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