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Alfred Brunson McCalmont
Birth: Apr. 28, 1825
Death: May 7, 1874

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. Served during the Civil War first as Lieutenant Colonel of the 142nd Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry, then as Colonel and commander of the 208th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry. In the July 1863 Battle of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, he assumed command of the regiment when its Colonel, Robert P. Cummins, was killed during the action of the First Day (July 1). He was brevetted Brigadier General, US Volunteers on March 13, 1865 for "gallant services during the war". (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
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 Parents:
  Alexander McCalmont (1785 - 1857)
  Eliza Hart Connely McCalmont (1801 - 1874)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah Francis Evans McCalmont (1829 - 1898)*
 
 Children:
  Lydia Collins McCalmont McGough (1854 - 1889)*
  Sarah Lowrey McCalmont Lewisson (1856 - 1904)*
  Robert McCalmont (1859 - 1923)*
 
 Siblings:
  Margaret Broadfoot McCalmont (1819 - 1819)*
  William Connely McCalmont (1820 - 1845)*
  John Swayze McCalmont (1822 - 1906)*
  Alfred Brunson McCalmont (1825 - 1874)
  Elizabeth Connely McCalmont Wilson (1827 - 1865)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Franklin Cemetery
Franklin
Venango County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Section H, Lot 24
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Russ Dodge
Record added: Aug 06, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7739836
Alfred Brunson McCalmont
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Alfred Brunson McCalmont
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Alfred Brunson McCalmont
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- Soon And Very Soon
 Added: Apr. 29, 2016
Thank you, General for your service to our country during our American Civil War. May you rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Apr. 28, 2016

- Bling Blinky of TEXAS
 Added: Apr. 28, 2016
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