Vermont Flag Site Logo

Individual Record
McKinstry, Horace L.
MILITARY SERVICE
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

See Legend for expansion of abbreviations

VITALS
Birth: abt 1837, Hyde Park, VT
Death: 06/11/1864

Burial: Natchez National Cemetery, Natchez, MS
Marker/Plot: D, 0, 130
Gravestone researcher/photographer:
Findagrave Memorial #: 980136
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(State digraphs will show that this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldier's home)

Remarks: None
DESCENDANTS

(Are you a descendant, but not listed? Register today)

BURIAL:
Copyright notice
Natchez National Cemetery, MS
Check the cemetery for location/directions
and other veterans who may be buried there.



Horace McKinstry

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.