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Hill, Moses Barnes

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 40, credited to Brandon, VT
Unit(s): 4th VT INF
Service: enl 9/9/61, m/i 9/21/61, MSCN, 4th VT INF Band, m/o 8/9/62

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1821, Vermont
Death: 04/22/1887

Burial: Springdale Cemetery, Peoria, IL
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 114324871

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Margaret D., 5/4/1891, IL, not approved
Portrait?: Unknown
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: None

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Springdale Cemetery, Peoria, IL

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Musicians of the Fourth Vermont Infantry Regimental Band

Hill, Moses Barnes - Musician. (b. Vt., 1821). (probably son of Isaac & Jemina (Barnes) Hill of Brandon). He enlisted at the age of 40 years from Brandon, Vermont, 9 Sept., 1861. He was mustered in at Brattleboro, 9 Sept., 1861. He mustered out with the Regimental Band, 9 Aug., 1862. He died before 1891. His widow Margaret D. Hill applied for a Widow's Pension from the state of Illinois, 4 May, 1891 (application #511399).

Biographical Information
(researched by Linda M. Welch, March, 2008)