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Jesse Hill
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Birth: unknown
Death: Nov. 14, 1863

Corporal, Company C, 71st Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry. Jesse Hill was captured while defending the Angle at Gettysburg against Picketts Charge. He died while at Belle Isle Prison in Richmond.

Note: Jesse Hill grave stone indicates he served with a Ohio regiment. This is incorrect. A check was done on the rosters, which did not have a Jesse Hill serving with the 71st Ohio.

References:
Bates, S.P., 1869-1871, History of Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-5: B. Singerly, State Printer, Harrisburg, PA.

Lash, Gary W., 2001, Duty Well Done - Edward Baker's California Regiment (71st Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry): Butternut and Blue.

Pennsylvania State Archives, Archives Records Information Access System 
 
Burial:
Richmond National Cemetery
Richmond
Henrico County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 4A, Site 73
 
Created by: Jim McDonald
Record added: Mar 04, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 3067667
Jesse Hill
Added by: George Seitz
 
Jesse Hill
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Rich Dohm
 
 
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Thank you for your military service.
- Ron Stewart
 Added: Jun. 25, 2015
In memory of a soldier with the 71st Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry (the California Regiment)
- Jim McDonald
 Added: Jun. 4, 2013
REST IN PEACE
HILL, Jesse CPL
NOV 14 1863
CO C 71ST OHIO INF
- Bev
 Added: Feb. 18, 2006
 
 
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