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Pvt Harrison Ambrose
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Birth: unknown
Death: Sep. 8, 1863
Gettysburg
Adams County
Pennsylvania, USA

Served in the Civil War with Co. H, 20th Indiana Infantry. He received a gunshot wound which resulted in a compound fracture of the left tibia on 2 JUL 1863 in his regiment's fight in ROSE's Woods with the 3rd Arkansas Infantry. His leg was amputated. Pyemia of the stump developed and he died of the infection at Letterman Hospital, Gettysburg, PA. He was originally buried in that hospital's cemetery, Section 7, Grave #24. He was later reinterred in the National Cemetery at Gettysburg. He resided in Sommersett, IN.

At the time of his enlistment, Harrison resided in Warren Township, Clinton County, Indiana, near the village of Middlefork. He migrated to Indiana from Somerset County, Pennsylvania. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Walker Ambrose (1798 - 1880)
  Salome Kanable Ambrose (1804 - 1882)
 
 Siblings:
  Harrison Ambrose (____ - 1863)
  Caroline Amanda Ambrose Thayer (1824 - 1903)*
  Hiram William Ambrose (1826 - 1901)*
  Jacob Kanable Ambrose (1829 - 1904)*
  Mariah Ambrose Gochenaur (1833 - 1912)*
  Mary Magdalena Ambrose Blake (1836 - 1908)*
  Samuel Ambrose (1842 - 1928)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Gettysburg National Cemetery
Gettysburg
Adams County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Indiana Plot F-7
 
Created by: CK (inactive)
Record added: Nov 11, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8078018
Pvt Harrison Ambrose
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Pvt Harrison Ambrose
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Pvt Harrison Ambrose
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- Wabash County Military
 Added: Apr. 6, 2011
Private, Company H, 20th Indiana Volunteer Infantry
- Karl Stelly
 Added: Jan. 1, 2011
The State of Indiana
- Karl Stelly
 Added: Dec. 25, 2010
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