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William Haines Lytle
Birth: Nov. 2, 1826
Cincinnati
Hamilton County
Ohio, USA
Death: Sep. 20, 1863
Fort Oglethorpe
Catoosa County
Georgia, USA

Civil War Union Brigadier General. A Cincinnati, Ohio lawyer, he served as a captain in the Mexican War, became a member of the Ohio state legislature and, in1857, made an unsuccessful attempt to be the state’s lieutenant governor. After losing the election he was named the Major General of the Ohio militia. At the start of the Civil War he was commissioned Colonel of the 10th Ohio Volunteer Infantry, leading troops through West Virginia. During the early stages of the conflict, he was wounded twice and taken prisoner once. After being released by the Confederates in 1862 he was promoted to Brigadier General, US Volunteers. He was killed at the battle of Chickamauga. (bio by: Bigwoo) 
 
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 Parents:
  Robert Todd Lytle (1804 - 1839)
  Elizabeth Haines Lytle (____ - 1841)
 
Burial:
Spring Grove Cemetery
Cincinnati
Hamilton County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Section 20, Lot 1
 
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Record added: Oct 13, 2001
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General, I have stood on the spot where you had been killed. Thank you for your service to our country during our American Civil War. May you rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Sep. 20, 2016
Thank you for your service.
- HCGS Ohio
 Added: Feb. 7, 2016
Remembering you today. May you rest in peace and may God richly bless you. Thank you for your service to this great country of ours.
- Jeffrey Maksymowski
 Added: Nov. 2, 2015
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