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Barney, Valentine Goodrich


Age: 26, credited to Swanton, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT INF, 9th VT INF
Service: enl 5/2/61, m/i 5/9/61, 1SGT, Co. A, 1st VT INF, m/o 8/15/61; comn CPT, Co. A, 9th VT INF, 6/14/62 (6/14/62), pr LTC, 5/24/63 (6/19/63), m/o 6/13/65

See Legend for expansion of abbreviations


Birth: 08/26/1834, Swanton, VT
Death: 06/14/1889

Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Charles City, IA
Marker/Plot: Block 4, Section 6, Row 3, Space 3A
Gravestone photographer: Kathy Gerkins
Findagrave Memorial #: 31957927


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 12/23/1886; widow Frane Mc. E., 8/26/1889, IA
Portrait?: VHS Collections, Legros Collection
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(If there are state digraphs above, this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldiers' home in that state after the war)

Remarks: See UVM's Digital Collections for the Civil War

Webmaster's Note: If this soldier enlisted before 9/1/62, and was with the regiment on 9/13/62, he would have briefly been taken prisoner along with the entire regiment at Harper's Ferry. Read the unit's Organization and Service for details.


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Riverside Cemetery, Charles City, IA

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VHS - Reunion Society Collection


VHS - Portrait Files (FPO)


VHS - 9th Vermont Infantry Album (V2)

Photo Photo

John Legros Collection