The Tribune ( Coshocton, Ohio) 16 June 1939 Page 8

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The Tribune ( Coshocton, Ohio) 16 June 1939 Page 8 - Urbana's Last Civil War Veteran Dies at Age 95...
Urbana's Last Civil War Veteran Dies at Age 95 URBANA, O. Charles I. Mc-Cargh Mc-Cargh Mc-Cargh of Urbana, who left his school books at the age of 16 to fight for the union in the Civil war, died here today in his 95th year. He was elected Ohio commander Of the Grand Army of the Republic Republic in 1935. ' He enlisted with his father, the ' late Barney McDargh, following President Lincoln's first call for volunteers in April, 1861. He fought in 22 battles of the Civil war, including the battle of Bull Run. A few years after the war, h helped to put up Urbana's first telephone line. He was the last veteran of the Civil war in Urbana. Urbana.

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