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Benjamin Chambers Ludlow
Birth: May 3, 1831
Cincinnati
Hamilton County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jan. 10, 1898
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. Spent most of his Civil War service on the staffs of several prominent Union Generals. He received a commission of Major, and served as an additional Aide-de-Camp to Major General Joseph Hooker. When General Hooker was removed as commander of the Army of the Potomac, and General George G. Meade was given that command, Benjamin Ludlow was retained for General Meade's staff, serving again as an Aide-de-Camp. Later, he was detailed to served as the Inspector for Cavalry for the Army of the James, serving on the staff of Major General Benjamin F. Butler. Finally, he was advanced to Lieutenant Colonel, and finished out the war as commander of the 4th Missouri Volunteer Cavalry. He was brevetted Brigadier General, US Volunteers on October 28, 1864 for "gallant and meritorious services at Dutch Gap, and in the attack upon the enemy's works at Spring Hill, Va." (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
Burial:
Angelus Rosedale Cemetery
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Section N, Lot 215
 
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Originally Created by: Mark Mitchell
Record added: Feb 25, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6213462
Benjamin Chambers Ludlow
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Benjamin Chambers Ludlow
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