Letter from Arza Bartholomew to his wife, Frank Bartholomew, dated October 6, 1862. In this letter, he discusses picket duty, getting a cold, discharges of friends, African Americans, and farming.
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