John W. Shorter 1810-1913
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Date: 5/3/2022 at 15:52:23
The Dubuque Telegraph Herald, March 24, 1913
DEAD AT RIPE AGE
JOHN W. SHORTER, 102 YEARS
OLD, ENLISTED FOR CIVIL WAR
Marshalltown, Ia., March 24. – John W. Shorter, 102 years old, an old resident of Dubuque, died suddenly Sunday morning at the Soldiers’ Home of gastritis. He served in Co. A, 6th Iowa Cavalry, enlisting in Dubuque in October, 1864. He entered the home on July 24th, 1900. His wife is buried here. The only relative known sis Stephen Charles Haley, of McMinnville, Ore.
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