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Capt Francis Asbury Davies
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Birth: unknown
Death: Jan. 22, 1889

Civil War Union Army Officer.

Captain, 16th United States Regular Infantry

Brevet Major, US Army for Battle of Second Bull Run.

1856 Graduate of West Point

Taught at USMA in 1863

directed the funeral of Lt. Alonzo Cushing after he was killed at the Battle of Gettysburg.

1st Lieutenant, 2nd United States Regular Artillery

Captain, 25th United States Infantry

Captain, 3rd United States Infantry


Enlisted as a 2nd Lieutenant on 6 May 1861.
Commission in 2nd Light Artillery Regiment Regular Army on 6 May 1861.
Promoted to Full 1st Lieutenant on 17 May 1861.
Discharged for promotion 2nd Light Artillery Regiment Regular Army on 27 Sep 1861.
Commission in 16th Infantry Regiment Regular Army on 27 Sep 1861.
Promoted to Full Captain on 27 Sep 1861.
Promoted to Brevet Major (2nd Bull Run, VA) on 30 Aug 1862.
Resigned 16th Infantry Regiment Regular Army on 21 Nov 1868. 
 
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 Spouses:
  Mary Cecilia Young Davies (1846 - 1889)*
  Mary Jannett Heilig Davies (1850 - 1898)*
 
 Children:
  Clare Davies Kendall (____ - 1921)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Laurel Hill Cemetery
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Section Q, Lot 28-29
 
Created by: Russ Dodge
Record added: Jul 29, 2008
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