Shelby County, Indiana
The Grand Army of the Republic
Dumont Post No. 18
Picture from Boetker's "Picturesque Shelbyville" c 1909
Back row: William Morgan, S. B. Morris, James Neeves, King Alexander, Joe Hock, J. F. Kinney
Second row: John C. Edwards, Mont Mahan, Theodore Wilkes, Henry Montgomery, Theo Wilson, James Nail
Front row: John Hardbeck, Angelo Springer, James L. Capp, J. B. Randall, G. M. Wright, C. J. Lympas
The Shelbyville Daily DemocratThere will be a called meeting of Dumont Post No. 18, G. A. R. to-night to make arrangements to attend the funeral of Comrade Coats.
Thursday, April 14, 1887
----------0----------The members of Dumont Post, No. 18, G. A. R., are requested to meet at Post Headquarters Friday, April 15, at one o'clock sharp, to attend the funeral of our late comrade, John P. Coats. By order of Commander.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming