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Barney, Friend H.

Age: 21, credited to Swanton, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT INF, 5th VT INF
Service: enl 5/2/61, m/i 5/9/61, SGT, Co. A, 1st VT INF, m/o 8/15/61; comn CPT, Co. C, 5th VT INF, 7/9/62 (7/9/62), wdd, Wilderness, 5/5/64, m/o 9/15/64

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Birth: 11/05/1839, Swanton, VT
Death: 11/09/1884

Burial: Church Street Cemetery, Swanton, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 20474736
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
Portrait?: Italo Collection, VHS off-site
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(If there are state digraphs above, this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldiers' home in that state after the war)

Remarks: Maghe Collection

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Church Street Cemetery, Swanton, VT

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(Joe Maghe Collection)


Capt Friend Barney, who has been in poor health ever since he retunred from the West a yar or so ago, died at his father's on Greenwih street last Sunday, and was buried here Wednesday, the 12th inst. The funeral services were under the auspices of aFayette Commandery of Knights Templar, of which order he was an honored member.
St. Albans Daily Messenger, 13 November 1884.