Parker, Barney W.
Age: 19, credited to Springfield, VT
Unit(s): 16th VT INF
Service: enl 9/1/62, m/i 10/23/62, Pvt, Co. E, 16th VT INF, m/o 8/10/63
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Birth: abt 1843, Springfield, VT
Burial: Summer Hill Cemetery, Springfield, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, mother/father, Betsey/Benjamin
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Summer Hill Cemetery, Springfield, VT
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In Springfield, Sept. 21St, of typhoid fever, Barney W. Parker, aged 20 years and nine months, - a member of Co. E, 16th Vt. Vols. Though cut down in early manhood, he lived long enough to develop a noble character. Kind and generous, he held a place in the hearts of those who knew and loved him, which can never be filled.
Source: Vermont Journal, November 7, 1863
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.