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Gen Charles Julius Allen
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Birth: Jan. 31, 1840
Death: Jun. 15, 1915

Brigadier General, United States Army He was commissioned a First Lieutenant, Engineers, June 13, 1864, and advanced through the grades to Lieutenant Colonel, United States Army, February 5, 1897, and to Brigadier General, January 22, 1904. He retired at his own request after 40 years of service, January 23, 1904. During the Civil War he served in the Division of West Mississippi and the Department of Louisiana. He was in charge of the defense of Natchez, acting chief engineer 16th Army Corps at Siege of Spanish Fort, Alabama, and as Chief Engineer, Army of Observation on the Rio Grande, Texas, June-August 1865. He was in charge of the defense of Washington, DC during the Spanish-American War, 1898.  
 
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 Spouse:
  Elisabeth Wallbridge Cleveland Allen (1846 - 1929)*
 
 Children:
  George Wallridge Allen (____ - 1907)*
 
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Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Laurie
Record added: May 26, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7494040
Gen Charles Julius Allen
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Gen Charles Julius Allen
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Companion #03495 - Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the U.S.
- Jeffry Burden
 Added: Feb. 26, 2011

- CindyS
 Added: Apr. 22, 2009
REPOSE EN PAIX CHARLES!
- quebecoise
 Added: Sep. 24, 2007
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