Soldier Summary

Barton Dixon Wood

Military History

Rank: First Lieutenant (Personnel Adjutant)

Unit: United States. Army. Engineer Regiment, 310th. Headquarters.

Medals Awarded
  • Order of St. Stanislaus
Events
EventDatePlaceDetails
Residence4/11/1956Merced, CA
BurialCity Cemetery, Bluffton, Indiana
Joined4/17/1919
Birth9/5/1890
Died4/11/1956
Sources

Malcolm K. Whyte papers, 1917-1926

Biennial reunion programs

The Polar Bear, vol. 3, no. 1 (Feb. 1927).

Researcher and/or family correspondence

Jay H. Bonnell papers, 1918-1919

Note: Companies D, E, and F of the 310th Engineers were not members of the original Polar Bear Expedition, but they did attend Polar Bear reunions after the war.

 

 

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