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Augustus Van Horne Ellis
Birth: May 1, 1827
Death: Jul. 2, 1863
Gettysburg
Adams County
Pennsylvania, USA

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. Served during the Civil War as Colonel and commander of the 124th New York Volunteer Infantry "The Orange Blossoms". At the Battle of Gettysburg, July 2, l863, he was killed, shot through the head, while leading his regiment over Devil's Den Ridge. The regimental monument there marks the spot. The statue at the top of the monument is that of Ellis. (bio by: Ethan F. Bishop) 
 
Burial:
Saint Mark's Church-In-The-Bowery
Manhattan
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA
Plot: Ellis Vault, Number 128
 
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Record added: Oct 14, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5844752
Augustus Van Horne Ellis
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Augustus Van Horne Ellis
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Augustus Van Horne Ellis
Added by: Ethan F. Bishop
 
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- MadelineS
 Added: Jul. 2, 2014
Dear General Ellis: As a Memorial Day tribute,I've been visiting your grave at St. Mark's Church (NYC) for the past two years. Thank you for your service during the Civil War. What a wonderful and adventurous life you led...and all before you turned 36. ...(Read more)
- Sam Ramirez
 Added: May. 23, 2014

- Sharon
 Added: May. 2, 2014
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