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Pvt John Powell

Birth
Pennsylvania, USA
Death 22 Oct 1898
Pittston, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Forty Fort, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 100005491 · View Source
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Son of John J. and Elizabeth Powell.
Brother of:
Benjamin F. Powell
Mary Powell
Kate Powell
Burton H. Powell
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            Another Soldier Dead.
    John Powell, a private of Co. C. Ninth Regiment, and a resident of Pittston, died at his home there Saturday night aged 28 years. Prior to his leaving for camp he was employed in the machine shop of the Mt. Lookout Coal Co. He is survived by his parents, two brothers, Benjamin and Burt, and one sister, Miss May Powell. The deceased was a member of the P. O. S. of A. The funeral took place Tuesday afternoon and was attended by many of the soldiers of Co's C, and H. of the ninth regiment and the P. O. S. of A. Interment was in Forty Fort cemetery.
(Wilkes-Barre Telephone, 29 Oct 1898)


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  • Created by: Steve225
  • Added: 1 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100005491
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt John Powell (unknown–22 Oct 1898), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100005491, citing Forty Fort Cemetery, Forty Fort, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Steve225 (contributor 47927528) .