Barton, Sheldon

Rank: Private

Unit: D Co, 2d Cavalry

Enlisted: October 27, 1862 in Alexandria, Virginia. He was 19.

Hometown: New York, New York

Occupation prior to enlistment: Farmer

Campaign: Civil War

Died: 29 August 1863

Cause of death: Typhoid fever

Location of fatality: Fort Greble, Washington D.C.,