site logo
[no picture yet]

[no picture yet]

Federal (USV)


James Jones

(1833 - 1862)

Home State: Massachusetts

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 35th Massachusetts Infantry

Before Antietam

A 28 year old boot maker in Randolph, MA, he enlisted 24 July and mustered as Corporal, Company E, 35th Massachusetts Infantry on 19 August 1862.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.

References & notes

Basic information from Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.1 His gravesite is on Findagrave; his birthdate calculated from his age at death - on his stone as 29 years, 12 days.




09/17/1862; Sharpsburg, MD; burial in Central Cemetery, Randolph, MA


1   Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Adjutant General, Massachusetts Soldiers, Sailors, and Marines in the Civil War, 8 Vols, Norwood (MA): Norwood Press, 1931-35, Vol. 3, pg. 674  [AotW citation 20435]