Peoria Journal
Saturday, September 13, 1913

Eighteen Veterans Die


Galesburg, Ill. -
Eighteen Knox County old soldiers have answered the death summons since the last annual reunion in 1912, the 1913 being in progress today at Gilbert's park in Knoxville. The number for the year is not as large as former years from Post 45 and two recruits and five by transfer have been added to the muster roll. Following is the necrology list for the county:

Galesburg: 

Christian Betts
H. L. Hoyt
J. L. Miller
F. H. Sheridan
Isaac B. Hatfield
George Peabody
Hiram Kennedy
Henry H. Lamb

Yates City:

Edward E. Burt
L. A. Lawrence
J. Leighman

Altona: Elias C. Call

Knoxville: William Lafferty

Rio: Caleb Groen

Williamsfield: Alfred H. Hurd

Henderson: George W. Dunbar


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