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H.F. Tarbox
H.F. Tarbox

Federal (USV)


Henry Fisk Tarbox

(1839 - 1914)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 108th New York Infantry


Before the Antietam Campaign:
He was studying Law when the War began in 1861. He was 2nd Lieutenant of Company C.

The remainder of the War:
Apointed Assistant Paymaster, Army of the Cumberland in Fall 1863, at Nashville, TN.

After the War:
Admitted to the Bar in 1865, firm of Tarbox & Sherwin, still practicing in Batavia, NY in 1890. Member NY State Assembly 1866-67. Collector of Internal Revenue 1868, 1872. Appointed Postmaster, Batavia, NY 21 January 1890.

References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Washburn1. His photograph from one in the collection of the New York State Military Museum. Genesee College is now Syracuse University.

Birth Date: 03/01/1839    Place of Birth: Scottsville, NY    
College: Genesee College    
Death Place: Batavia, NY    


1   Washburn, George H., A Complete Military History and Record of the 108th Regiment N.Y. Vols., Rochester (NY): Press of E.R. Andrews, 1894, pp. 316 - 324  [AotW citation 9007]

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