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Federal (USV)


Joseph D. Barber

(c. 1835 - 1916)

Home State: Indiana

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 27th Indiana Infantry

Before Antietam

A 23 year old engineer in Daviess County, he mustered as Private, Company E, 27th Indiana Infantry on 12 September 1861.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He was wounded again, at Chancellorsville, VA on 3 May 1863, and for the third time, at Peach Tree Creek, GA on 20 July 1864. He mustered out with his Company on 10 September 1864 in Indianapolis, IN.

References & notes

His service from Brown,1 who has him as Joseph T. Barbour, and the Historical Data Systems database.


c. 1835


08/08/1916; Francisco, IN


1   Brown, Edmund Randolph, The Twenty-Seventh Indiana Volunteer Infantry in the War of the Rebellion, Monticello, IN: E.R. Brown, 1899, pg. 592  [AotW citation 18534]