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Gen Isaac Denniston DeRussy
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Birth: 1840
Virginia, USA
Death: Feb. 17, 1923
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Isaac D. DeRussy was born in 1840 at Fort Monroe, Virginia. He began his service as a Second Lieutenant with the 1st United States Infantry and by the end of the Civil War was a Captain. He participated in the siege of Corinth in May and June of 1862 and was breveted Major in 1865 for faithful and meritorious service during the war. He served with the 4th, 14th and 11th United States Infantry regiments. While commanding the 11th regiment as a Colonel, he also commanded Fort Huachuca, Arizona, in 1891 and 1892. On 10 August 1898 he led his regiment against Spanish forces near Hormiguero, Puerto Rico. He was retired on 1 April 1902 as a brigadier general and died on 17 February 1923 in New York City 
 
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 Parents:
  Rene Edward DeRussy (1792 - 1865)
 
 Spouse:
  Laura Requa DeRussy (1859 - 1929)
 
 Siblings:
  Gustavus Adolphus DeRussy (1818 - 1891)*
  John Allen DeRussy (1826 - 1850)*
  Clara Louise Derussey Nichols (1829 - 1900)*
  Emily Caroline DeRussy Hunt (1831 - 1857)*
  Isaac Denniston DeRussy (1840 - 1923)
  Laura DeRussy Berry (1853 - 1923)*
  Helen Maxwell DeRussy Clark (1856 - 1901)*
  Fanny DeRussy Hoyle (1857 - 1925)*
  Sara Wetmore DeRussy Murray (1860 - 1935)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 3 Site1856
 
Created by: John Evans
Record added: Dec 08, 2009
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Gen Isaac Denniston DeRussy
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Gen Isaac Denniston DeRussy
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Gen Isaac Denniston DeRussy
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Your service to our country is remembered by the Sons of Spanish American War Veterans.
- Spanish American War
 Added: Jun. 4, 2015

- Darlene T.
 Added: Feb. 22, 2015
GOD Bless you for all you have done for GOD, country, family, and kin !!
- Jonathan Robert De Mallie
 Added: Apr. 2, 2014
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