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A.W. Bartlett

A.W. Bartlett

Federal (USV)

Captain

Albert Wood Bartlett

(1832 - 1862)

Home State: Massachusetts

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 35th Massachusetts Infantry

Before Antietam

A 29 year old resident of Newburyport, MA, he was mustered as Captain, Company A, 8th Massachusetts Infantry (for 3 months) on 30 April 1861, served at Washington DC and on the B&O RR, and mustered out on 1 August. He enrolled at Captain, Company B, 35th Massachusetts Infantry, and mustered in on 8 August 1862.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action on 17 September 1862 at Antietam.

References & notes

Basic information from Carruth1. Details from George William Creasey's The City of Newburyport in the Civil War from 1861 to 1865 (1903). His gravesite is on Findagrave, source also of his picture, from one of unknown provenance posted by Newburyport historian Bill Hallett.

Birth

08/18/1832; Newburyport, MA

Death

09/17/1862 Sharpsburg, MD; burial in Oak Hill Cemetery, Newburyport, MA

Notes

1   Carruth, Sumner, and others of the Committee of the Regimental Association, History of the Thirty-Fifth Regiment Massachusetts Volunteers, 1862-1865, Boston: Mills, Knight & Company, 1884, Roster, pp. 9 - 12  [AotW citation 15039]