Barrington, John

Rank: Private

Unit: L Co, 2d Cavalry

Enlisted: December 1, 1862 in Washington D.C.

Date of birth: 1842

Hometown: Iowa

Occupation prior to enlistment: Bartender

Campaign: Civil War

Died: 2 August 1863

Age at death: 20 or 21

Cause of death: Killed in action

Location of fatality: Brandy Station, Virginia

Place of interment: US Soldiers’ and Airmen’s Home National Cemetery in Washington DC

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