Individual Record -- Barnes, David P.
Age: 20, credited to Elmore, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: enl 5/29/62, m/i 7/9/62, SGT, Co. H, 9th VT INF, d/dis 3/17/63, Camp Douglass, Chicago (smallpox)
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Birth: abt 1842, Danville, VT
Cenotaph: Riverside Cemetery, Morrisville, VT
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Ledoux
Findagrave Memorial #: 60077348
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, mother Sophronia, 3/22/1899
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: Epitaph on cenotaph: David P. // Son of J.H. & S.G. // Barns // 1842-1863 // ?? Sergt Co. H, 9th // Vt. Vols. // Buried at Chicago Ill.
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Cenotaph in Riverside Cemetery, Morrisville, VT
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Elder Herrick of Wolcott, will deliver a discourse on the death of Sergeant David P. Barns, son of J. H. and S. G. Barns, of Elmore, a member of company H, 9th Vt. Regiment, who died in small pox hospital, at Chicago, Ill., March 16th, at the Methodist church in Elmore, on Sunday the 14h inst., at 12 o'clock, P. M.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend.
Source: Lamoille Newsdealer June 11, 1863
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.