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O"BRIEN, James

    Cambria Freeman, 13March1896, Contributed by Lisa Baker

--James O'Brien, of Gallitzin, in attempting to get off a moving freight train at Portage, about nine o'clock on Tuesday evening of last week, fell under the wheels and had both legs cut off below the knees, after receiving medical attention he was taken to the Johnstown hospital, where he died on Thursday afternoon. The deceased was 33 years of age and is survived by his mother, two sisters and one brother. His remains were interred in St. Patrick's cemetery in Gallitzin on Saturday afternoon. [died 5 MAR 1896]

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