|Death: ||Sep. 17, 1862|
Birth is from LDS.
William Foster Genealogy states Philip was in the Civil War, Co. B, 16 Regiment CT and buried at Mount Hope, Tolland, CT.
Foster, Philip H.; Private, Company B; Residence, Vernon, Connecticut; Enlisted July 15, 1862; Mustered August 24, 1862; Killed in Action, Antietam, MD, September 17, 1862.
The above from American Civil War on the internet.
Foster book also states he was married to Sarah Minerva Beach on 03 Mar 1861 in Vernon, Tolland, CT. She died 16 Sep 1916 in Cincinnati, Clermont, Ohio and buried at Waukesha, Waukesha, Wisconsin (this has not been confirmed).
National Cemetery Administration, U.S. Veterans Gravesites has Philip buried at Antietam, Maryland where he died at the Battle of Antietam.
His parents were Horace and Mary Anne Bailey Foster.
Mount Hope Cemetery
Created by: Addie
Record added: Mar 23, 2010
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