Civil War Records of Lyman Gibbs


Co. Regiment / Ship From To Residence/ Credit Occupation Notes
I 5th MVI (9 months) Private; enl. Aug. 20, 1862; must. Sept. 16, 1862 must. out July 2, 1863 Bolton butcher

age 44

MASSCW, 1:330

Service Record (select pages from the National Archives): x
Service Ledger (Town of Acton): x


Co. Regiment Date Filed Type App. No. Cert. No. State Beneficiary/Remarks
I 5th MVI June 14, 1880 Invalid 383 602 250 579    

Pension File (select pages from the National Archives):  4 pages  (PDF*)

Grand Army of the Republic

Recorded as member no. 91 in the membership roster of Isaac Davis Post No. 138 G.A.R., Acton, Massachusetts (Acton Memorial Library archives, 92.2.1). 

G.A.R. Personal War Sketch


Date May 24, 1893
Place Worcester, Mass.  (resident of Stow)
Age 77
Cause "Died from service in the U.S.A.--soldier's heart"
Burial Lower Village Cemetery, Stow, Mass.--unmarked, except for G.A.R. medallion
Survived by  

Additional Information

Brown, Hometown Soldiers: 228, 248-251.


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