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Joseph Boatman Townsend
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Birth: Apr. 6, 1895
Dillon
Beaverhead County
Montana, USA
Death: Sep. 13, 1954
Bethesda
Montgomery County
Maryland, USA

Joseph Boatman Townsend attended the University of Montana; and volunteered for the Army during WWI. He received his commission at the Presido in San Francisco, CA; and as a 2nd Lieutenant, he attended Field Artillery training at Fort Sill, OK. He served with the 347 Field Artillery, 91st Division,U.S. Army as a Second Lieutenant in France during WWI. He was later married to Mildred Catherine Shaw. They had two sons, Joseph Boatman Townsend Jr. and Robert Shaw Townsend. (bio by: Joseph Townsend) 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph Boyer Townsend (1843 - 1923)
  Mary Luella Boatman Townsend (1859 - 1958)
 
 Spouse:
  Mildred Catherine Shaw Townsend (1900 - 1993)*
 
 Children:
  Joseph Boatman Townsend (1929 - 2013)*
  Robert Shaw Townsend (1930 - 2015)*
 
 Siblings:
  Robert William Martin (1887 - 1887)**
  Mary Grace Townsend Hightower (1893 - 1990)*
  Joseph Boatman Townsend (1895 - 1954)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 6, Site 8530-B
 
Maintained by: CindyS
Originally Created by: International Wargraves ...
Record added: Feb 22, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48520073
Joseph Boatman Townsend
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Joseph Boatman Townsend
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Joseph Boatman Townsend
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