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Galusha Pennypacker
Birth: Jun. 1, 1842
Death: Oct. 1, 1916

Union Brigadier General, Congressional Medal of Honor recipient. On April 28, 1865, he was promoted to Brigadier General of Volunteers; one month before his 21st birthday. This made him the youngest general officer' in United States Military history, a distinction he still holds. Born in Chester County, Pa. in1844. Sgt. 9th Pa. Inf. 90 days regiment. Capt. 97th Pa. Inf. Wounded four times. Bvt. Major General in March of1865. Major General in1867. Retired in1883. 
 
Burial:
Philadelphia National Cemetery
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Officers' Section, Grave 175
 
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Record added: Oct 02, 1998
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