Clyde Haggbloom, Ordinary Seaman, was born in October of 1881 and was from Leadville, Colorado.
He was stationed on board the USS Bennington, which was moored in San Diego harbor. The gunboat suffered a boiler explosion killing 66 men one of which was Clyde. He was 25 years old at the time of his death.
Mr. Haggbloom was originally interred at Ft Rosecrans National Cemetery but disinterred sometime later per family wishes his current burial location is Evergreen Cemetery in Leadville, Colorado.
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