Corp Thomas W Jones

Birth
Delaware County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 16 Apr 1865 (aged 48–49)
Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, USA
Burial Body lost or destroyed, Specifically: Place Of Burial being Researched
Memorial ID 96192331 · View Source
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Thomas served as a Corporal, Company B, 8th Delaware Infantry during the Civil War.

He was wounded in the left clavicle at the battle of Five Forks on April 1st 1865 and was admitted to Douglas General Hospital in Washington D.C.

Thomas "Died Of Wounds" in the hospital specifically of Pyaemia ( blood poisoning ~ septicemia ) caused by the spread in the bloodstream of pus-forming bacteria released from an abscess) which was caused from the wounds suffered in the battle.

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

Special thanks to:
Chris Collins for submitting additional info for his record!

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Gravesite Details Possibly interred in All Saint's Cemetery, Kirkwood Hwy, Wilmington, DE

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  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 28 Aug 2012
  • Find a Grave Memorial 96192331
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Corp Thomas W Jones (1816–16 Apr 1865), Find a Grave Memorial no. 96192331, ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) Body lost or destroyed, who reports a Place Of Burial being Researched.