New York G.A.R. Proceedings of 1917



Source: Extracted from the book, "Proceeding of Annual Encampment G. A. R. New York Abstract of General Orders and Proceedings of the Fifty-First Annual Encampment, Department of New York, G. A. R.", held at Saratoga Springs, June 26, 27, and 28, 1917, Albany, J. B. Lyon Company, Printers, 1917


Patriotic Instructors

Patriotic Instructors are expected to seek co-operation of capable civilian advocates of patriotism, to address the public schools and other assemblages, selecting speakers who are known to be in sympathy with the objects and purposes of the Grand Army of the Republic.

The Department Patriotic Instructor, by and with the approval of the Department Commander, has appointed the following named Comrades Assistant Patriotic Instructors:
 

Hamilton County ---- W. D. JENNINGS, Long Lake


Department of New York, Grand Army of the Republic
ROLL CALL OF THE DEPARTMENT
Post No. 531----Long Lake
Com., W. D. JENNINGS
S. V., B. F. EMERSON
J. V., GEORGE WILSON
     Delegate:
C. B. HANMER
     Alternate:
B. F. EMERSON


Mortuary Record
Name:  Henry BRANDES
Company and regiment:  Co. E, 130th N.Y.
Rank:  musician
Date of Muster into G. A. R.:  February 9, 1883
Died:  October 1, 1916
Age:  71 
Place of death:  Wells, N.Y.

Name:  Herman HOFFMAN
Company and regiment:  U.S. Navy
Rank:  Landsman
Date of Muster into G. A. R.:  May 14, 1907
Died:  August 1, 1916, no age listed
Place of death:  Round Lake, NY

Name:  Orville PROCTOR
Company and regiment:  Co. ___, 64th N.Y.
Rank:  musician
Date of Muster into G. A. R.:  February 9, 1883
Died:  October 7, 1916, no age listed
Place of death:  Wells, N.Y.

Name:  John D. ROGERS
Company and regiment:  Co. C, 71st N.Y.V.
Rank:  Captain
Date of Muster into G. A. R.:  June 25, 1869
Died:  October 20, 1916, no age listed
Place of death:  Round Lake, NY


Roster
of the Department of New York
Grand Army of the Republic
Albany, New York
1917

Recapitulation of Posts by Counties
HAMILTON
Number:  531
Name:  William WOOD
Location:  Long Lake


Directory of Posts
Post #:  531
Name:  William WOOD
Member in Good Standing: Dec. 10, 1916
Commander:  W. D. JENNINGS
Address & Location:  Long Lake
County:  Hamilton
Time of Meeting: 
Place of Meeting:  Residence of C. B. HAMMER

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