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Barney, Friend H.

MILITARY SERVICE

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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VITALS

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

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 11/28/1879
Portrait?: Italo Collection, VHS Collections
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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BURIAL:

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Church Street Cemetery, Swanton, VT

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Photo

VHS - Reunion Society Collection

Photo

Ed Italo Collection

DocumentTube

Barney's Document Tube
courtesy of Joe Maghe

Obituary

Swanton

Capt. Friend Barney, who had been in poor health ever since he returned from the West a year or so ago, died at his fatherís on Greenwich street last Sunday, and was buried here Wednesday, the 12th inst. The funeral services were under the auspices of Knights Templar, of which order he was an honored member.

Source: St. Albans Weekly Messenger, November 14, 1884
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.