Captain, John Whittier Messer Appleton, (USA)

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Captain, John Whittier Messer Appleton, (USA)

Also Known As: ""J.W.M.""
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States
Death: 1913 (80-81)
Salt Sulphur Springs Monroe County West Virginia (died after being injured by a runaway bull.)
Place of Burial: Mount Auburn Cemetery Cambridge Middlesex County Massachusetts
Immediate Family:

Son of John Appleton, III and Elizabeth Marshall Appleton
Husband of Mary Rice Appleton
Father of Ethelind Parker Smith
Brother of Mary Appleton; Elizabeth Appleton; Lieutenant Charles F. Appleton (USA) and Harriet Appleton

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About Captain, John Whittier Messer Appleton, (USA)

http://battleofolustee.org/pics/54th_3.htm

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=145435603

He served as a Major in the 54th Massachusetts Infantry Co. A serving from February 9, 1863 to November 21, 1864.

He was a resident and working as a clerk in Boston when he enlisted in the Boston Cadets on May 26, 1862 and was discharged on July 6, 1862 at Fort Warren in Boston Harbor.

He was discharged from the 54th Massachusetts Infantry because of wounds.

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=136561711

His battle sketches: http://www.sec.state.ma.us/mus/onlineexhibits/firethunderonline/enl...



            
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Captain, John Whittier Messer Appleton, (USA)'s Timeline

1832
April 1, 1832
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States
1867
1867
1913
1913
Age 80
Salt Sulphur Springs Monroe County West Virginia
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Mount Auburn Cemetery Cambridge Middlesex County Massachusetts