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George W Barber
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Birth: 1828
Washington County
Maryland, USA
Death: unknown

Section A
Co. F, 3rd MD Potomac Home Brigade
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A Union Army veteran of the Civil War, George W. Barber enlisted as a private in Co. F, 3rd Potomac Home Brigade Maryland Infantry at Hagerstown, Maryland on October 11, 1861, at age 31. He was a painter by trade & born in Funkstown, Washington County. He was 5'6" tall with dark hair, grey eyes & a fair complexion.
He was captured at Harpers Ferry, Virginia on September 15, 1862, paroled the following day & sent to Alexandria, Virginia in November 1862.
Promoted to Corporal, he was on duty with the Ambulance Corps in August 1864 & from September to December of 1864, he served as a nurse at an Army hospital. He mustered out at Buckhannon, West Virginia on December 31, 1864, when his age was then given as 33. 
Rose Hill Cemetery
Washington County
Maryland, USA
Created by: Dee E
Record added: Apr 10, 2010
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George W Barber
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 Added: Apr. 10, 2010

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