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Col John W. Carroll

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Col John W. Carroll

Birth
New York, USA
Death 3 Mar 1942 (aged 94)
Fargo, Cass County, North Dakota, USA
Burial Lisbon, Ransom County, North Dakota, USA
Memorial ID 67588715 View Source
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Col. Carroll was the second Commandant of the Soldier's Home in Lisbon, ND. He was also a State Commander of the GAR (Grand Army of the Republic (Union Army Veterans of the Civil War, for North Dakota, and had served as the Nation Vice President of the GAR.

Carroll was the second to the last living member of the GAR in North Dakota prior to his death. The sole survivor of the state was a GAR comrade and friend from Devils Lake, ND, Dallas G. Duell, who traveled with John to many state and national events.

Carroll was also an active Mason. His first funeral was held in Fargo, and the second was held in Lisbon where he was buried was Military and Masonic honors.

Bio by: PGM93


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  • Created by: ginnyt
  • Added: 28 Mar 2011
  • Find a Grave Memorial 67588715
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/67588715/john-w-carroll : accessed ), memorial page for Col John W. Carroll (23 Aug 1847–3 Mar 1942), Find a Grave Memorial ID 67588715, citing Oakwood Cemetery, Lisbon, Ransom County, North Dakota, USA ; Maintained by ginnyt (contributor 46777087) .