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Jacob Eugene Duryee
Birth: Mar. 7, 1839
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA
Death: May 25, 1918
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. The son of Union Brigadier General Abram Duryee, he served at the start of the Civil War as a Private in the 7th New York State Miliitia. He then was commissioned as a Captain in his fathers regiment, the 5th New York Volunteer Infantry (known as the "Duryee Zouaves"). Finally, he was transferred to the 2nd Maryland (Union) Volunteer Infantry, and led it as its Lieutenant Colonel. He was brevetted Brigadier General, US Volunteers on March 13, 1865 for "gallant and meritorious services". (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
Burial:
Antietam National Cemetery
Sharpsburg
Washington County
Maryland, USA
Plot: Section 23, Row 3, Grave 4256
 
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Record added: Dec 19, 2001
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Jacob Eugene Duryee
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Thank you for your service. You will not be forgotten...rest in peace.
- Karen M
 Added: Jun. 28, 2016
Thank you, sir for your service to our country during our American Civil War. May you rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: May. 25, 2016

- Charlene MacKersie Sloan
 Added: Jan. 6, 2015
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