Joel Jones, 3rd Lieutenant, 2nd North Carolina Infantry, 2nd Company C.
Born in Duplin County and resided as a farmer in Wayne County where he enlisted on 17 June 1861, for the war, at age 21. Mustered in as Private and appointed Corporal on 13 Apr 1862. Wounded at Boonsboro, MD on 14 Sept 1862. Appointged 3rd Lieutenant to rank from 13 Mar 1863. Wounded at Chancellorsville, VA on 3 May 1863. DIED of wound on 3 July 1863.