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John K Afton
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Birth: 1808, Germany
Death: May 22, 1871

 
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 Spouse:
  Maria Catherina Sachs Afton (1810 - 1882)
 
 Children:
  James Afton (1841 - 1905)*
 
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Burial:
Wood National Cemetery
Milwaukee
Milwaukee County
Wisconsin, USA
Plot: 5II, 0, 163B
 
Imported from: US Veteran's Affairs
Record added: Feb 25, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 261348
John K Afton
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John K Afton
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First veteran to be buried at Wood National Cemetery. Co. G. 1 Michigan Infantry. Admitted to Soldiers Home on 9/1/1869 for gunshot wound to his right hand. Born in Germany in 1808. Died at the Soldiers Home hospital at the ag eof 63 on 5/22/1871 from can...(Read more)
- Nadeen Sobottka
 Added: Jul. 18, 2014
I visited Wood National Cemetery today. It is a sacred place. Thank you for your brave service to our country. God bless. Rest in peace.
- LilyPondLane
 Added: Jun. 6, 2010

- Charles Haig
 Added: Mar. 12, 2009
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