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John Ricker Hurd
Birth: Jan. 4, 1838
Jackson County
Ohio, USA
Death: May 23, 1917
Long Beach
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. He served during the Civil War first as Lieutenant Colonel of the 2nd Kentucky (USA) Volunteer Infantry, then as Colonel and commander of the 173rd Ohio Volunteer Infantry. He was brevetted Brigadier General, US Volunteers on March 13, 1865 for "gallantry at the battles of Shiloh, Stone River, and Chickamauga, and for meritorious services during the war". He was captured during the early part of the war, but escaped from Richmond's infamous Libby Prison. (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
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  Alice Hurd (1845 - 1930)*
 
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Burial:
Sunnyside Cemetery
Long Beach
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: North Chapel Section, Lot 144
 
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Originally Created by: Russ Dodge
Record added: Sep 26, 2004
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