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Justus Wardwell Blanchard
Birth: 1811
Death: 1877

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. At the outbreak of the Civil War, he was commissioned a Captain in the 3rd New York Volunteers in 1861. He was at the battle of Big Bethel, took part in the Banks Red River expedition and was in the siege at Port Hudson. Promoted to Colonel in command of the 162nd New York Infantry Regiment in 1863, he was with General Sheridan through the entire Shenandoah Campaign in 1864. For his dedication to duty and service, he was brevetted Brigadier General of US Volunteers on March 13 1865. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Note: Civil War Bvt. General, 162nd New York Regiment
 
Burial:
Albany Rural Cemetery
Menands
Albany County
New York, USA
Plot: Section 10, Lot 6
 
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Originally Created by: PaulaAnne
Record added: Sep 20, 2001
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Justus Wardwell Blanchard
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