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Robert H Jones

Birth: 19 Mar 1845

Death: 24 Oct 1924

(Aged 79 years, 7 months, 5 days.)


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Served in Company K, 24th Inf., Mississippi as Pvt

Unit Details:
24th Infantry Regiment was organized at Meridian, Mississippi, during the fall of 1861 with eleven companies. Its members were recruited in the counties of Hancock, Clay, Lowndes, Chickasaw, Kemper, Choctaw, and Monroe. It moved to Florida, returned to Mississippi, and took part in the siege of Corinth. After serving in Kentucky, it was assigned to General Walthall's and Brantly's Brigade, Army of Tennessee. The 24th participated in many battles from Murfreesboro to Atlanta, endured Hood's winter operations in Tennessee, and saw action in North Carolina. It sustained 116 casualties at Murfreesboro, 132 at Chickamauga, and 189 at Chattanooga. For a time it was consolidated with the 27th Regiment and in December, 1863, totalled 491 men and 354 arms. At Resaca the unit lost 24 killed and 28 wounded, and at Ezra Church the 24th/27th had 11 killed and 67 wounded and missing of the 430 engaged. About 25 men were present at the surrender. The field officers were Colonels William F. Dowd, Robert P. McKelvaie, and R.W. Williamson; Lieutenant Colonels Clifton Dancy and William L. Lyles; and Majors George M. Govan and William C. Staples.

Possible gravesites:

Robert H. Jones
28 Apr 1848 - 13 Aug 1920Oakwood Cemetery
Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina

Robert H. Jones
1850 - 1923North Gage Cemetery
Deerfield, Oneida County, New York

Robert H. Jones
1845 - 29 Apr 1927Lincoln Cemetery
Blue Island, Cook County, Illinois

Robert Henry Jones
1848 - 26 Feb 1928Pruitt Cemetery
Greenup County, Kentucky

Robert Hezekiah Jones
19 Mar 1845 - 24 Oct 1924Eldorado Cemetery
Eldorado, Jackson County, Oklahoma

Robert Humphrey Jones
22 Nov 1845 - 19 Jan 1921Mount Pisgah Cemetery
Bowling Green, Pike County, Missouri

R. J. Henrietta Jones
12 Nov 1849 - 28 Aug 1928Blandford Cemetery
Petersburg, Petersburg City, Virginia

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