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Adin Ballou Underwood
Birth: May 19, 1828
Death: Jan. 24, 1888

Civil War Union Brevet Major General. At the beginning of the Civil War he was a successful lawyer in practice, active in raising recruits and was appointed Captain in the 2nd Massachusetts Infantry in April, 1861. Rising through the ranks, he was promoted Colonel of the 33rd Regiment in 1862 and Brigadier General in January 1863. He participated in the battles of Fredericksburg, Chancellorsville and was wounded at Gettysburg. Being disabled from further field duty, he served on the staff of General Joseph Hooker and was brevetted Major General of US Volunteers on August 13, 1865. After the war, he was head surveyor of the Port of Boston. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
Newton Cemetery
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
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Record added: Oct 25, 2001
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 Added: Jul. 31, 2015

- Tracey Reid
 Added: May. 19, 2015
You honored our family and we honor you in memory & name. My nephew carries your name and hopefully your courage, too. Thank you for your service great-great grandpa Underwood.
- M. Sloan
 Added: Apr. 21, 2015
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