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James Barnes

Date of Birth:      December 28, 1801
Hometown:         Boston, MA
Education:           West Point, 1829
Final Wartime Rank:    Brigadier General
Final Peacetime Rank:  N/A

Date of Death:    February 12, 1869
Place of Death:   Springfield, MA
Buried At:           Springfield, MA

Major Battles:        Peninsula Campaign, Antietam Campaign, Fredericksburg, Chancellorsville, Gettysburg

Interesting Fact(s):    Barnes was appointed to the United States Commission investigating the Union Pacific Railroad.

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