Acton Memorial Library
Civil War Archives
|Co.||Regiment / Ship||From||To||Residence/ Credit||Occupation||Notes|
|G ("Concord Artillery")||5th MVI (3 months)||Private; enl. April 19, 1861; must. May 1, 1861||must. out July 31, 1861||Acton||fireman||age 26; 1st enlistment from Concord|
6th MVI (9 months)
|Corp.; enl. Aug. 25, 1862; must. Aug. 31, 1862||must. out June 3, 1863||Acton||fireman|
|Co.||Regiment||Date Filed||Type||App. No.||Cert. No.||State||Beneficiary/Remarks|
|G||5th MVI||July 21, 1892||Invalid||1 122 914||855 219||Mass.|
Recorded as member no. 94 in the membership roster of Isaac Davis Post No. 138 G.A.R., Acton, Massachusetts (Acton Memorial Library archives, 92.2.1).
|Date||January 18, 1913|
|Obituary||Somerville Journal, January 24, 1913
Concord Enterprise, January 29, 1913
|Burial||Mt. Hope Cemetery, Acton, Mass.|
|Survived by||Two sons, Lucien N., and William V. Robbins, and a daughter, Mrs. Lillian Brown, of Iowa.|
Joseph Noyes Robbins was born June 13, 1834 in Acton to parents Tilly Jr. and Joanna Robbins (source: Town of Acton register of births, Vol. 2, p. 37; also Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850, in: American Ancestors [online database].) He was the brother of Varnum F. Robbins.
Name included on the Acton Memorial Library Soldiers' Tablet, "The Men of Acton Who Fought For The Union."
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