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Joseph H Jones

  • Birth unknown
  • Death 16 Apr 1865
  • Burial Andersonville National Historic Site, Macon County, Georgia, USA
  • Plot , Row: 12879
  • Memorial ID 51138459

Jones was 21, and living in Knoxville, Marion Co., Iowa, when he enlisted as a Private in Co. L of the 4th Iowa Cavalry on Sept 26, 1861. He was mustered into federal service on Nov 25, 1861.

He became a "Reenlisted Veteran" on Dec 12, 1863, when he, and most of his company, reenlisted.

Jones was promoted to 6th Corporal on May 1, 1864; to 5th Corporal on July 1, 1864; to 5th Sergeant on Jan 1, 1865; and finally to 4th Sergeant on Feb 23, 1865.

He was killed in action during the Battle of Columbus, GA, on April 16, 1865.

Gravesite Details SGT L 4 IOWA CAV

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  • Created by: John C. Anderson
  • Added: 15 Apr 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 51138459
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Joseph H Jones (unknown–16 Apr 1865), Find A Grave Memorial no. 51138459, citing Andersonville National Cemetery, Andersonville National Historic Site, Macon County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by John C. Anderson (contributor 47208015) .