Individual Record -- McKinstry, Horace L.
Age: 26, credited to Hyde Park, VT
Unit(s): 4th IL INF, 4th IL CAV, 5th US CHARTY
Service: enl 10/19/63, Sumner, IL, m/i, Pvt, Co. K, 4th IL INF, 10/28/63, pr to SGT, Co. K, 4th IL CAV, 4/2/64, tr to Co. M, 5th US Colored Heavy Artillery, at Natchez, MS
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Birth: abt 1837, Hyde Park, VT
Burial: Natchez National Cemetery, Natchez, MS
Marker/Plot: D, 0, 130
Findagrave Memorial #: 980136
Alias?: None noted
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Natchez National Cemetery, MS
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Lamoille Newsdealer: July 20, 1864
KILLED: In Natches, Mississippi, June 11th, by an accidental shot, Horace McKinstry, eldest son of James and Sophrona McKinstry, aged 21 years. He was a member of the 4th Illinois Cavalry, and formerly of Johnson.
Courtesy of Deanna French.