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Francis Joseph Ives
Major, United States Army
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Francis Joseph Ives of Massachustts
Appointed from New York, Assistant Surgeon, 25 July 1885
Major, Brigade Surgeon of United States Volunteers, 4 June 1898
Major, Surgeon, United States Army, 3 February 1901

Frank J. Ives, brother of Eugene Semmes Ives, entered Georgetown University in September 1871. In 1874 he withdrew to accompany his mother on a religious pilgrimage in Europe. He continued his schooling at Stella Matutina's College, Feldkirch, Vorarlberg, Austria. From a clipping of his obituary that appeared in the Washington Times it is known that he served in the U.S. Army Medical Corps. He saw service in the Geronimo campaign of 1886 and was stationed in the Philippines for two years retiring for physical disability in 1906. He lived in Toronto until his death in November 30, 1908, and was buried in Arlington Cemetery, Virginia, Section 3, Grave 1456, next to his brother, Edward Bernard Ives.

FJ Ives PHOTO
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His brother, Edward Bernard Ives, Colonel, United States Army, is also buried in Arlington National Cemetery.

IVES, FRANCIS J
MAJOR SURGEON US ARMY RETIRED
VETERAN SERVICE DATES: Unknown
DATE OF DEATH: 11/27/1908
DATE OF INTERMENT: Unknown
BURIED AT: SECTION OFF S  SITE 1456
ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY

IVES, MILDRED E W/O FRANCIS
DATE OF DEATH: 10/13/1923
DATE OF INTERMENT: Unknown
BURIED AT: SECTION S  SITE 1456
ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY
 WIFE OF FJ IVES, MAJ/SURGEON USA


Posted: 22 December 2002  Updated: 8 March 2003
Updated: 4 September 2004