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Barbour, Volney Giles

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 0, credited to Burlington, VT
Unit(s): 5th CT INF
Service: 5th CT INF

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VITALS

Birth: 1842, Unknown
Death: 06/04/1901

Burial: Lakeview Cemetery, Burlington, VT
Marker/Plot: 12
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 35644900

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 9/3/1901, MN (also, Co. G, 20th CT INF)
Portrait?: Unknown
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: None

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Lakeview Cemetery, Burlington, VT

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Obituary

Prof. Volney G. Barbour of the University of Vermont died Tuesday in a a sanitarium in Minneapolis. He was a native of Connecticut, served with a regiment from that state in the civil war, and graduated from the Sheffield scientific school of Yale in 1857. He had filled the chair of civil engineering in the University of Vermont the past 31 years.

Source: Vermont Phoenix, June 7, 1901
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.