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 John B. Buckley

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John B. Buckley

  • Birth 8 Jun 1856 New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
  • Death 14 Sep 1931 Retsil, Kitsap County, Washington, USA
  • Burial Retsil, Kitsap County, Washington, USA
  • Plot Section 68, Lot 19
  • Memorial ID 37494566

SPANISH AMERICAN WAR VETERAN

John B. Buckley was born June 8, 1856 in New York City, New York. He was the son of John Buckley, born in England, and Mary Bierce, born in Scotland.

MILITARY RECORD:
Enlisted July 5, 1898 in Seattle, Washington. Assigned to Company "K" of 1st Washington Infantry. He mustered out on November 1, 1899 at Presidio of San Francisco with the rank of Private. He received a pension on Certificate No. 1,184,101.

He had been a member of the Soldiers' Home in Oregon and both the Soldiers' Home at Orting and Veterans' Home at Restil, Washington.

Mr. Buckley died at the Veterans' Home on September 14, 1931 at the age of 75 years. He was buried in the Home Cemetery.


Inscription

CO. K 1 WASH. INF. SP.AM.WAR


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  • Maintained by: Souza
  • Originally Created by: Margie von Marenholtz
  • Added: 25 May 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 37494566
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John B. Buckley (8 Jun 1856–14 Sep 1931), Find A Grave Memorial no. 37494566, citing Washington Veterans Home Cemetery, Retsil, Kitsap County, Washington, USA ; Maintained by Souza (contributor 48284884) .