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Gouverneur Kemble Warren
Birth: Jan. 8, 1830
Death: Aug. 8, 1882

Civil War Union Major General. He was the Chief Topographical Engineer of the Union Army of the Potomac at the July 1863 Battle of Gettysburg. He is credited with recognizing the significance of a hill called Little Round Top and in the heat of battle, commandeered troops to sieze and hold it, which became a Union "Fortress" during the battle. He later commanded the II and, subsequently, V Army Corps until the closing days of the Civil War. General Warren's statue stands on Little Round Top today. (bio by: Dan Cannon) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Emily Forbes Chase Warren (1840 - 1928)*
 
 Children:
  Algernon Sydney Warren (1866 - 1907)*
  Emily Warren (1875 - 1965)*
 
*Calculated relationship

Cause of death: Diabetes
 
Burial:
Island Cemetery
Newport
Newport County
Rhode Island, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 41.49709, -71.31375
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Sep 07, 1999
Find A Grave Memorial# 6277
Gouverneur Kemble Warren
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Gouverneur Kemble Warren
Added by: Dan Cannon
 
Gouverneur Kemble Warren
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Thank you for your serviceYour cousin Debi
-Anonymous
 Added: Jan. 14, 2014

- Veteran's family
 Added: Aug. 4, 2013
This 150th year anniversary of Gettysburg It's an honor to honor you and be your relative. You are loved and you were awesome. So proud to call you my great great uncle.
- Chelseapat
 Added: Jul. 23, 2013
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