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Justus Wardwell Blanchard
Birth: 1811
Hillsborough County
New Hampshire, USA
Death: Sep. 14, 1877
Onondaga County
New York, USA

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. At the outbreak of the Civil War, he was commissioned a Captain in the 3rd New York Volunteer Infantry in 1861. He was at the battle of Big Bethel, took part in the Red River expedition and was in the siege at Port Hudson. Promoted to Colonel and commander of the 162nd New York Volunteer Infantry in 1863, he was with Major General Philip Sheridan through the entire Shenandoah Campaign in 1864. He was brevetted Brigadier General, US Volunteers on March 13 1865 for "faithful and meritorious services during the war". (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
Note: Civil War Bvt. General, 162nd New York Regiment
Albany Rural Cemetery
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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Justus Wardwell Blanchard
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- Marcia
 Added: Nov. 11, 2016
Thank you, General for your service to our country during our American Civil War. May you rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Sep. 14, 2016

- elaine bailey
 Added: Sep. 14, 2016
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