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Augustus Van Horne Ellis
Birth: May 1, 1827
Death: Jul. 2, 1863
Gettysburg
Adams County
Pennsylvania, USA

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. Served during the Civil War as Colonel and commander of the 124th New York Volunteer Infantry "The Orange Blossoms". At the Battle of Gettysburg, July 2, l863, he was killed, shot through the head, while leading his regiment over Devil's Den Ridge. The regimental monument there marks the spot. The statue at the top of the monument is that of Ellis. (bio by: Ethan F. Bishop) 
 
Burial:
Saint Mark's Church-In-The-Bowery
Manhattan
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA
Plot: Ellis Vault, Number 128
 
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Record added: Oct 14, 2001
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Augustus Van Horne Ellis
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Augustus Van Horne Ellis
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Augustus Van Horne Ellis
Added by: Ethan F. Bishop
 
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To honor and perpetuate the memory of his sacrifice for the preservation of the union of the United States of America during its time of need.//SONS OF UNION VETERANS OF THE CIVIL WAR, NYS AUGUSTUS VAN HORNE ELLIS CAMP 124, GOSHEN NY.
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 Added: Aug. 15, 2014
Remembering you today, beloved soldier...
- Mary
 Added: Aug. 1, 2014

- MadelineS
 Added: Jul. 2, 2014
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