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George Crockett Strong
Birth: Oct. 16, 1832
Death: Jul. 30, 1863

Civil War Union Major General. He commanded the brigade that included the all-black 54th Massachusetts Infantry during its heralded and unsuccessful assault on Fort Wagner, South Carolina. He was wounded in the attack and died 12 days later. 
 
Burial:
Green-Wood Cemetery
Brooklyn
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
Plot: Section 74, Lot 7204
 
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Record added: Aug 02, 1998
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- Bill and Elaine Schrock
 Added: Dec. 12, 2012

- peggy
 Added: Oct. 16, 2012
Rest in peace, General. Thank you for your service and sacrifice. May we always honor the high price you paid for our freedom. God bless you for defending our Union against those who would have destroyed it and for ensuring that "that nation might live."
- Sharon
 Added: Jul. 30, 2012
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