SIR BARTON (USA) ch. H, 1916
DP = 0-16-0-0-0 (16) DI = Inf CD = 1.00 - 31 Starts, 13 Wins, 6 Places, 5 Shows Career Earnings: $116,857
Owner: J. K. L. Ross Breeder: John E. Madden Winnings: 31 Starts: 13 - 6 - 5, $116,857
At 2: 2nd: Belmont Futurity
At 3: 1st: Kentucky Derby, Preakness S., Withers S., Belmont S., Potomac H., Maryland H., Pimlico Fall Serial No.2, Pimlico Fall Serial No.3 2nd: Dwyer S. 3rd: Havre de Grace H., Pimlico Autumn H.
At 4: 1st: Climax H., Rennert H., Saratoga H., Dominion H., Merchants' & Citizens' H. 2nd: Kenilworth Park Gold Cup (match race with Man o'War), Pimlico Fall Serial No.3 3rd: Marathon H., Laurel S., Pimlico Fall Serial No.2
First Triple Crown Champion (1919)
U.S. Horse of the Year and Champion 3-Yr-Old Colt (1919)
At stud 1921-33 at Audley Farm, Virginia. Sired only 7 stakes winners, but did sire Easter Stockings (Champion 3yo filly). His career ended at the U.S. Army Remount Service in Nebraska.
Sir Barton died of colic in Wyoming on October 30, 1937.
Inducted into Hall of Fame in 1957.