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Benjamin Dudley Pritchard
Birth: Jan. 29, 1835
Ohio, USA
Death: Nov. 26, 1907
Allegan
Allegan County
Michigan, USA

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. He first served during the Civil Wart as Captain and commander of Company L, 4th Michigan Volunteer, eventually rising to the rank of Lieutenant Colonel of the unit. The 4th Michigan Cavalry is most famous for the capture of Jefferson Davis, President of the Confederacy, on May 10, 1865, at Irwinville, Georgia. Colonel Pritchard was brevetted Brigadier General, US Volunteers on May 10, 1865 for his role in the capture. Following the War he became a banker, and later served two terms as Treasurer of the State of Michigan. (bio by: Graveaddiction) 
 
Burial:
Oakwood Cemetery
Allegan
Allegan County
Michigan, USA
Plot: Lot 299
 
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Originally Created by: Graveaddiction
Record added: Jun 03, 2004
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