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John McKnight Bloss
Birth: Jun. 21, 1839
Washington County
Indiana, USA
Death: May 26, 1905
Delaware County
Indiana, USA

Civil War Union Army Soldier. During the Civil War, was one of the finders of the famous 'Lee's Lost Dispatch' (also known as Special Order #191) prior to the Battle of Antietam while serving as a Sergeant in the 27th Indiana Volunteer Infantry. Later in life he served as the third President of Oregon Agricultural College (now Oregon State University). (bio by: Northhouse) 
 
Burial:
Beech Grove Cemetery
Muncie
Delaware County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Section 28
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Northhouse
Record added: Oct 11, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9581840
John McKnight Bloss
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John McKnight Bloss
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John McKnight Bloss
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First wife married 1865 Emma McPheeters and died in Topeka Kansas.Married Mary A.Woods 1893.She is interned in Beech Grove.
- Ronald Clidence
 Added: Aug. 9, 2014

- Col. Edward D. Baker Camp, Sons of Union Veterans
 Added: Jun. 5, 2013

- Rebecca Marden
 Added: Dec. 29, 2012
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