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Jones, Daniel S.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 20, credited to Wheelock, VT
Unit(s): 6th VT INF
Service: enl 9/29/61, m/i 10/15/61, PVT, Co. E, 6th VT INF, pr CPL, pr SGT 8/21/64, tr to Co. K, 10/16/64, wdd, Lee's Mill, 4/16/62, reen 12/15/63, wdd, Cedar Creek, 10/19/64, Cedar Creek, m/o 7/1/65

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1841, Wheelock, VT
Death: 06/19/1920


MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 8/12/1865
Portrait?: Italo Collection
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: CA
(If there are state digraphs above, this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldiers' home in that state after the war)

Remarks: 1890 - Living in Holliston, MA; Cremated per LA Soldiers Home records

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Daniel S. Jones

St. Johnsbury Caledonian-Record

July 9, 1920

Death of a Former Resident of Wheelock

Daniel S. Jones, a former resident of Wheelock, died June 19 in Loamshire Hospital, Santa Monica, Cal., following a serious operation. He had spent the last winters in California and many summers in the East at the home of his daughter, Mrs. A.S. Bartlett, at 50 Concord avenue, St. Johnsbury. He was a veteran of the Civil War; having enlisted Sept. 12, 1861, in Co. E, Sixth Vermont regiment.

He is survived by six daughters, Mrs. A.S. Bartlett, Mrs. F.A. Shippee of Holliston, Mass., Mrs. G.R. Barnsted of Stoneham, Mass., Mrs. G.E. Truzzell and Mrs. Virginia Jones of Long Bach, Cal., Miss Grace Jones of Venice, Cal. The funeral services were held the following Tuesday, the remains cremated and the ashes sent to Holliston, Mass., for interment in the family lot.

Contributed by Tom Boudreau.