Mar. 2, 1864 Stevensville King and Queen County Virginia, USA
Civil War Union Army Officer, Son of Admiral John Dahlgren. He participated in an ill-fated Cavalry raid on Richmond, in which he was killed. Papers found on him indicated that he had orders to assassinate Confederate President Jefferson Davis. These papers were published in newspapers, and created enormous controversy for the Lincoln government.
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Thank you for your service to our country during our American Civil War. I had heard your father, the Admiral kept your amputation and stashed it secretly somewhere on the Washington Navy Yard. Rest in peace, sir. -
Daniel Moran Added: Mar. 2, 2016