Barney Jones


BirthOct. 26, 1843
DeathAug. 21, 1936
CemeteryWoodland (Atkinson)
PostGoodham (Chambers)
Unit35th Missouri Infantry, Company B

Private Barney Jones

Company B, 35th Missouri Infantry

Jones was born in McFall (Gentry County), Missouri on October 26, 1843. He enlisted in the regiment at St Joseph, Missouri on August 22, 1862. Jones was mustered on September 30, 1862 at Benton Barracks in St Louis. He served 2 years and 10 months. Jones was discharged on June 28, 1865.

The 35th Missouri Infantry was organized at the Benton Barracks (St Louis) on December 3, 1862. The unit was ordered to Helena, Arkansas and was assigned to garrison duty at that location until April 1865.

Jones died on August 21, 1936 at the age of 92 years. He is buried in the Woodlawn Cemetery in Atkinson (Holt County), Nebraska. Jones was a member of the Goodham Post (#247) of the Grand Army of the Republic in Chambers, Nebraska.

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Note: Veteran bios were compiled and written by Dean Podoll.


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