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William Wallace Bales
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Birth: Oct. 24, 1843
Indiana, USA
Death: Apr. 16, 1926
West Salem
Polk County
Oregon, USA

husband of Rebecca Jane Bales

At West Salem, April 16, William Wallace Bales, a veteran of the Civil war, aged 82 years, father of Nora Bales of Salem, William J. Bales of Minnesota, Elmer W. Bales of Long Beach, Wash., and Mrs. Josephine Shutt of Medford, step-father of Frank A. Fredrickson of Iowa, James W. Fredrickson of Salem, and Edwin J. Fredrickson of Idaho, brother of Commodore Bales of Nampa, California, John Bales of Point Richmond, California, and Mrs. Sarah M. Huff of California.

Also survived by several grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, April 20 at 10 a. m., from the Rigdon mortuary, under the auspices of Sedgwick post of the Grand Army of the Republic. Interment will be in IOOF cemetery.

Oregon Statesman 20 Apr 1926 5:4.
 (bio source: Salem Pioneer Cemetery Website) 
Family links: 
  Sarah M. Pounds Bales (1846 - 1882)*
  Rebecca Jane Mathis Bales (1853 - 1926)*
  Josephine A Bales Shutt (1879 - 1947)*
  Josephine Bales Cox (1879 - 1947)*
*Calculated relationship
William W. Bales
Co. A,
27th Ind. Inf.
GAR flag marker and flag pipe
Salem Pioneer Cemetery
Marion County
Oregon, USA
Plot: 914
Created by: Patty C
Record added: Jan 22, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24112006
William Wallace Bales
Added by: Patty C
William Wallace Bales
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Rest in peace.
- Barb Chandler
 Added: Jul. 21, 2013

- Diana McDevitt Eyler
 Added: Dec. 22, 2012

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