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George Augustus Woodruff
Birth: May 27, 1840
Marshall
Calhoun County
Michigan, USA
Death: Jul. 4, 1863
Gettysburg
Adams County
Pennsylvania, USA

Civil War Union Army Officer. He served as a 1st Lieutenant and commander of Battery I, 1st United States Regular Artillery. He was mortally wounded July 3rd, 1863, while repulsing Pickett's Charge at Gettysburg. His unit monument stands in Zeigler's Grove next to the Cyclorama Center. (bio by: EFB III) 
 
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 Parents:
  George Woodruff (1808 - 1887)
  Augusta Schuyler Woodruff (1816 - 1863)
 
 Siblings:
  William S. Woodruff (1838 - 1864)*
  George Augustus Woodruff (1840 - 1863)
  Montgomery Woodruff (1842 - 1913)*
  Sarah Woodruff (1844 - 1922)*
  Frederick Woodruff (1847 - 1853)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakridge Cemetery
Marshall
Calhoun County
Michigan, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Oct 16, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5848578
George Augustus Woodruff
Added by: EFB III
 
George Augustus Woodruff
Added by: EFB III
 
George Augustus Woodruff
Added by: EFB III
 
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Thank you, sir for your service to our country during our American Civil War. May you rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Jul. 4, 2016
Rest in peace, Lieutenant. Thank you for your service and sacrifice. God bless you for your gallant stand in defense of our Union, The Union forever! Three brothers from this family gave their lives so that "this nation might have a new birth of freedom."...(Read more)
- Sharon
 Added: Jul. 4, 2016
May Lt George "dad" Woodruff rest in peace. He did his duty and preserved the Union.
- Richard Wahl
 Added: Aug. 28, 2015
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