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Federal (USV)

Private

Hiram Dickson King

(1836 - 1896)

Home State: Pennsylvania

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 111th Pennsylvania Infantry

Before Antietam

A 25 year old farmer, he enlisted on 17 September 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 mustered out with his Company on 19 July 1865.

References & notes

Service from Bates.1 His presence at Antietam and other details from the Company H Descriptive Book in the US National Archives, transcribed and provided by Patrick Knierman. His gravesite is on Findagrave.

Birth

04/05/1836; Oneida County, NY

Death

12/07/1896 Beaver Township, Crawford County, PA; burial in Spring Cemetery, Springboro, PA

Notes

1   Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871, Vol. III, pg. 1049  [AotW citation 21693]