Letter from Arza Bartholomew to his wife, Frank Bartholomew, dated January 21, 1863. In this letter, he discusses picket duty, the staus of family and friends, his opinions on Officers, sleeping conditions, musicians, continuing the battle amongst the dead and wounded, and the baby.
Military Service Note
Bartholomew, Arza, Jr. Nunica. Enlisted in company G, Twenty-first Infantry, Aug. 14, 1862, at Grand Rapids, for 3 years, age 28. Mustered Sept. 3, 1862. Died at Murfreesboro, Tenn., May 8, 1863. Buried in Stone River National Cemetery, Murfreesboro, Tenn. Grave No. 1863