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H. Barons
H. Barons

Federal (USV)


Henry Barons

(c. 1842 - 1862)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 108th New York Infantry


Before the Antietam Campaign:
He was age 20 when he enlisted in Rochester, and he mustered in as Private, Company H, 108th New York Infantry on 24 July 1862.

The remainder of the War:
He died of disease 22 December 1862 in Frederick, MD and was buried there. He was reinterred in the National Cemetery during or before 1867.

References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from the Antietam Cemetery History1, which lists him as Henry Barnes. Service data from the State of New York2. His photograph from a CDV from the New York State Military Museum.

Death Date: 12/22/1862    Death Place: Frederick, MD    Burial Place: Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, MD


1   Antietam National Cemetery, Board of Trustees, History of Antietam National Cemetery, Baltimore: John W. Woods, Steam Printer, 1869  [AotW citation 3189]

2   State of New York, Adjutant-General, Annual Report of the Adjutant General of the State of New York [year]: Registers of the [units], 43 Volumes, Albany: James B. Lyon, State Printer, 1893-1905, Issue 34 (for the year 1903), pg. 180  [AotW citation 8958]

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