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Richard Patten DeHart
Birth: Jan. 1, 1832, USA
Death: Jun. 12, 1918
Tippecanoe County, USA

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. Served in the Civil war first as a 1st Lieutenant and Regimental Adjutant for the 46th Indiana Volunteer Infantry. Transferred to the 99th Indiana Volunteer Infantry, he rose to the unit's Lieutenant Colonel before being commissioned as Colonel and commander of the 128th Indiana Volunteer Infantry. He was brevetted Brigadier General, US Volunteers on March 13, 1865 for "faithful and meritorious services". After the war he became a prominent lawyer and judge, and died in Lafayette, Indiana in 1918. (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
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  Ida Matilda Wilson DeHart (1858 - 1944)*
 
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Burial:
Spring Vale Cemetery
Lafayette
Tippecanoe County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Section 2, Lot 216
 
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Originally Created by: David R. Cheesman, Sen.
Record added: Sep 11, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 5055786
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He that does shed his blood, as I have, shall forever be my brother. Semper Fi!
- Viet-Nam Marine
 Added: Jul. 1, 2013
In honor of your efforts and sacrifice. We do remember.
- Scot Lady
 Added: Jul. 1, 2013
Companion #13307 - Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the U.S.
- Jeffry Burden
 Added: Apr. 26, 2011
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