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Federal (USV)

Private

Warren B. Hills

(1847 - 1904)

Home State: Pennsylvania

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 111th Pennsylvania Infantry

Before Antietam

A 14 year old farmer, he gave his age as 18 when he enlisted on 15 December 1861 in Spring, PA and mustered into service as Private, Company H, 111th Pennsylvania Infantry.

On the Campaign

He was in action with his Company at Antietam on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He was promoted to Corporal on 14 April 1864 and mustered out with his Company on 19 July 1865.

References & notes

Service from Bates1. His gravesite is on Findagrave. His presence at Antietam and other details from the Company H Descriptive Book in the US National Archives, transcribed and provided by Patrick Knierman.

Birth

07/22/1847; Crawford County, PA

Death

02/10/1904 Fremont County, CO; burial in Greenwood Cemetery, Canon City, CO

Notes

1   Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871, Vol. III, pg. 1048  [AotW citation 21690]