Two affidavits: the first signed by Thomas Barker before New York Commissioner of Deeds William Filch verifying his service in First N.Y. Regiment Volunteers during the Mexican War; the second signed by William T. Burgess verifying Thomas Barker's service. Also included: letter from June 16, 1876 from Colonel Ward B. Burnett to New York State Comptroller T. Robinson, requesting payments be made to soldiers under his command in the Mexican War.
July 27 1875
New York State Archives, A1254-77, Entry documentation relating to pension claims, First N.Y. Regiment volunteers, Mexican War, 1878-1882. item no. 3.
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