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John Smith Cavender
Birth: Mar. 11, 1824
Death: Feb. 23, 1886

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. Served during the Civil War first as a Captain in the 1st Missouri (Union) Volunteer Infantry, then as Major, and commander of the 1st Missouri Volunteer Light Artillery, before finally as Colonel and commander of the 29th Missouri (Union) Volunteer Infantry. He was brevetted Brigadier General, US Volunteers on March 13, 1865 for "gallant and meritorious services at Donelson and Shiloh". (bio by: Connie Nisinger) 
 
Burial:
Bellefontaine Cemetery
Saint Louis
St. Louis City
Missouri, USA
Plot: Block 112, Lot 7
 
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Record added: Jan 04, 2001
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John Smith Cavender
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John Smith Cavender
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