Lieutenant Barnett was killed-in action in the Spanish-American War and subsequently buried with full military honors in Arlington National Cemetery.
NOTE: See Spanish-American War Burials for more information.
BARNETT, LEWIS I.
First Lieutenant, CO. E 9TH US VOLS
DATE OF DEATH: 09/18/1898
BURIED AT: SECTION 22 SITE 15351
ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY
Michael Robert Patterson was born in Arlington and is the son of a former officer of the US Army. So it was no wonder that sooner or later his interests drew him to American history and especially to American military history. Many of his articles can be found on renowned portals like the New York Times, Washingtonpost or Wikipedia.
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