Grand Army of the Republic Members, 12 March 1887, Nescatunga, Comanche County, Kansas Hosted by RootsWeb, the oldest & largest FREE genealogical site. Click here to visit RootsWeb.
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Nescatunga Enterprise, March 12, 1887.

Grand Army of the Republic

The following persons were admitted as charter members at the G. A. R. muster at this place last Saturday:

C. M. Belcher
E. D. Bradley
Richard Carney
Jesse Cook
E. M. Dixon
J. P. Duvall
M. B. Greenwood
Jacob Hand
E. H. Hardy
John Jordan Sr.
J. W. McWilliams
W. A. McWilliams
James Meeker
John Rader
Thos. Schlosser
Jesse Shimer
J. W. Shroyer

The Post meets every Saturday night. Name of Post, Joseph H. McWilliams. Officers elected: Commander, J. W. Shroyer; senior vice commander, W. A. McWilliams; junior vice commander, Jacob Hand; sergeant, Thos Schlosser; officer of the day, J. P. Duvall; officer of the guard, E. M. Dixon: adjutant, Jesse Cook; quarter master, E. H. Hardy; chaplain, J. W. McWilliams.

Civil War Veterans of Comanche County, Kansas

Thanks to Shirley Brier for finding, transcribing and contributing the above news article to this web site! (The original published list was not in alphabetical order.)

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