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 Henry Barton

Henry Barton

Birth
Death 12 Sep 1864 (aged 19–20)
Andersonville, Sumter County, Georgia, USA
Burial Millbury, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA
Memorial ID 98856794 · View Source
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From the National Aegis, 10 June 1876:
Millbury
"The town authorities have recently set thirty-four tablets over graves of deceased Union soldiers buried there. The town's roll of honor includes fifty-six names, but the other twenty-two graves have been provided with headstones by friends.
The tablets are of zinc bronze, 26 inches in height, with raised letters and bearing a design including the flag and seal of the United States. The names of the deceased thus honored
...."

Henry was a gunsmith by trade and served in Co G, 2nd Regiment Heavy Artillery, Massachusetts Volunteers. Died as a prisoner of war.

Note: this is believed to be a cenotaph, as Henry died at Andersonville, where there is a headstone for him.


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  • Created by: DaurRegt
  • Added: 14 Oct 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 98856794
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Henry Barton (1844–12 Sep 1864), Find A Grave Memorial no. 98856794, citing Millbury Central Cemetery, Millbury, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by DaurRegt (contributor 47891223) .