Hartsville in Bartholomew County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Private Barton W. Mitchell
Erected 1992 by Indiana Historical Bureau. (Marker Number 03.1992.1.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers marker series.
Location. 39° 16.067′ N, 85° 41.926′ W. Marker is in Hartsville, Indiana, in Bartholomew County. Marker is at the intersection of E. Harrison St (State Road 46) and N. Washington St, on the right when traveling west on E. Harrison St. Touch for map. Marker is located in southwest corner of the community square/park. Marker is in this post office area: Hartsville IN 47244, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hartsville College (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Hartsville College (within shouting distance of this marker); Atterbury Army Air Field (approx. 10.6 miles away); Decatur County (Indiana) Bridge 140 Westport Covered Bridge (approx. 10.8 miles away); Madison and Indianapolis Railroad (approx. 11 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 12.1 miles away); Kellar Grist Mill (approx. 14 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hartsville.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Lost Special Orders 191 markers
1. Burial Site
Hartsville Baptist Cemetery is located 1/4 mile north of the marker. The cemetery can be reached by traveling north on N. Washington St and turning left onto an unmarked county road just north of School St. The cemetery is located 200 feet on the southwest side of the road. Mitchell's burial site is in the north corner of the cemetery. (The geographic coordinates are 39.27060 -85.70039)
— Submitted March 17, 2013, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.
2. Corporal Barton's death.
Now a Corporal, Barton was wounded in the leg at Antietam
— Submitted September 5, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on September 7, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 17, 2013, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 582 times since then and 44 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 17, 2013, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.