Robert Wm. Henry (1832 - 1881)

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Birthplace: PA, USA
Death: Died in IA, USA
Managed by: Spencer William Mesick
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About Robert Wm. Henry

Robert served in the Adamantine Guards for 5 years during the Civil War. In Greek Adamantine means "hard or unyielding, like a diamond". The Adamantine Guards, also known as Company H of the Union Army's 3d Penna. Cavalry had to be unyielding because they fought in some of the war's major engagements. Some of these engagements were the battles of Antietam, Chancellorsville and Gettysburg. Robert served alongside approximately 130 local men.

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Robert Wm. Henry's Timeline

September 14, 1832
February 19, 1854
Age 21
Newville, Cumberland, Pennsylvania, United States
July 17, 1881
Age 48