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Gen Edmund Wittenmyer
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Birth: Apr. 25, 1862
Highland County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jul. 3, 1937
District Of Columbia, USA

Edmund was the 8th of 9 children of Daniel G. Wittenmyer and Rebecca Murphy.
He never married.
He retired as Brigadier General and was later given the retired rank of Major General. He died at Walter Reed Army Hospital.

People's Defender June 11, 1903 (West Union, Adams Co, Ohio paper):
Captan Wittenmyer Here.
Captain Edwin Wittenmyer of the National Army paid a visit to his large circle of friends here the first of week by whom he was warmly received. Captain Wittenmyer has been absent in the Phillipines and China for the past three years, and returned to the states some two weeks ago. He is spending a short time with home folks in Adams county. He looks the picture of health and he says he never feel better in his life. He will likely be stationed upon the expiration of his furlough, either at St. Louis or San Francisco. 
 
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 Parents:
  Daniel G Wittenmyer (1820 - 1898)
  Rebecca Murphy Wittenmyer (1822 - 1903)
 
 Siblings:
  Andrew Daniel Wittenmyer (1841 - 1862)*
  Sarah C Wittenmyer Foster (1845 - 1935)*
  James Murphy Wittenmyer (1848 - 1930)*
  George Wittenmyer (1851 - 1926)*
  Louella Wittenmyer (1853 - 1870)*
  Charles Wittenmyer (1857 - 1939)*
  Edmund Wittenmyer (1862 - 1937)
  McClellan Wittenmyer (1864 - 1870)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Carl Bennett
Record added: Aug 30, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21263321
Gen Edmund Wittenmyer
Added by: Edward (Ted) Tyler
 
Gen Edmund Wittenmyer
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Added by: James Seidelman
 
 
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