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Chester Harding
Birth: Oct. 16, 1827
Death: Feb. 10, 1875

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. Served in the Civil War first as a Lieutenant Colonel and Assistant Adjutant General on the Staff of Brig. General Nathaniel Lyon, then as Colonel and commander of three successive regiments - the 10th, 25th and 43rd Missouri Volunteer Infantries. He was brevetted Brigadier General, US Volunteers on May 27, 1865 for "faithful and meritorious services during the war". Although a brevet brigadier general, his tombstone reads simply "Colonel, 75th Missouri Infantry". He was the son of noted artist Chester Harding. (bio by: Connie Nisinger) 
 
Burial:
Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery
Oakville (St. Louis County)
St. Louis County
Missouri, USA
Plot: Section OPS 1, Grave 2288F
 
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Record added: Jan 06, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 19400
Chester Harding
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Chester Harding
Added by: Connie Nisinger
 
Chester Harding
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