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Gen John Whitney Barlow
Birth: Jun. 26, 1838
Jerusalem, Israel
Death: Feb. 28, 1914
Perry
Wyoming County
New York, USA

United States Army General. He graduated from the Military Academy in May 1861 and was commissioned an officer in the Artillery Corps, During the Civil War, he served with the Battalion of Engineers at Gettysburg, as an engineer of Army Corps in the siege of Atlanta, supervised the defenses at Nashville and was promoted Lieutenant Colonel for his gallant services in December 1864. After the war, he was General Sheridan's Chief Engineer in the Military Division of the Missouri and was promoted Colonel in 1874. From 1875 to 1883, he engineered the defenses of Long Island Sound and executed harbor improvements in northern Wisconsin and Michigan. In 1892, he was appointed senior American member of the International Commission to Mexico, serving until 1896. In 1898, he served as the Northwest Division Engineer and was commissioned Brigadier General, Chief of Army Engineers in 1901, serving until retired. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 1, Lot 191-WS
 
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Originally Created by: Mister Nobody
Record added: Aug 20, 2004
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Gen John Whitney Barlow
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Sir, Thank You sir for your service, this is coming from the 5 Miller brothers who also proudly served Our Country.
- Robert David Miller
 Added: Dec. 18, 2013

- Doug Lind
 Added: Oct. 22, 2013
God bless you on your birthday. Rest in Peace.
- Thelma
 Added: Jun. 26, 2012
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