Acton Memorial Library
Civil War Archives
|Co.||Regiment / Ship||From||To||Residence/ Credit||Occupation||Notes|
|E||6th MVI (100 days)||Private; enl. July 11, 1864; must. July 18, 1864||
must. out Oct. 27, 1864
|Co.||Regiment||Date Filed||Type||App. No.||Cert. No.||State||Beneficiary/Remarks|
|E||6th MVI||June 20, 1905||Invalid||1 337 279||1 112 046||Mass.|
James A. Garfield Post 120, Lowell, Mass. (Sargent, Grand Army of the Republic, p. 396).
|Date||September 7, 1926|
Meldon Stevens Giles, age 14, is recorded in the 1855 Massachusetts State Census for Acton, in household (dwelling no. 14) with Isreal Haynes Giles and Lucy Giles (Lainhart, 1855 and 1865 Massachusetts State Censuses for Acton: 6).
Meldon S. Giles, age 20, is recorded as an inhabitant of Acton in the 1860 federal census, in household with Israel and Lucy Giles ("1860 United States Federal Census," Ancestry.com).
Name included on the Acton Memorial Library Soldiers' Tablet, "The Men of Acton Who Fought For The Union."
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