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Federal (USV)


Jesse O. Barnes

(? - 1862)

Home State: Connecticut

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 16th Connecticut Infantry

Before Antietam

From Canton, CT, he enlisted there on 23 July 1862 and mustered as Corporal, Company E, 16th Connecticut Infantry on 24 August.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862 and buried on the field [map].

References & notes

His service from Ingersoll.1 His name is on the Canton Memorial Monument in Collinsville, CT, via Findagrave.


09/17/1862; Sharpsburg, MD


1   Ingersoll, Colin Macrae, Adjutant-General, Catalogue of Connecticut Volunteer Organizations in the Service of the United States, 1861-1865, Hartford: Brown & Gross, 1869, pp. 651 - 663  [AotW citation 5539]