|Birth: ||Dec. 5, 1820|
Newmarket (Rockingham County)
New Hampshire, USA
|Death: ||Sep. 2, 1862|
Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. A veteran of the Mexican War, he was commissioned as Colonel and commander of the 1st Michigan Volunteer Cavalry on August 21, 1861. He was mortally wounded leading his men to the charge during the 2nd Battle of Bull Run in August 1862, dying a few days after the battle. He was posthumously brevetted Brigadier General, US Volunteers, for "gallant and meritorious services", which was back dated to August 30, 1862.
Archange Macomb Brodhead (1817 - 1891)*
Eleanor Macomb Brodhead (1855 - 1947)*
Katherine Julia Brodhead (1859 - 1934)*
Elizabeth Brodhead Howard (1861 - 1938)*
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Brev. Brig. Gen.
Note: mortally wounded at Bull Run.
Plot: Section N, Lot 107
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Sgt. Rock
Record added: Mar 27, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7294921
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