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LTC Charles R. Broom
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Birth: unknown
Death: Nov. 14, 1840

United States Marine Corps Officer.

Second Lieutenant, 27 July, 1813. First Lieutenant, 18 June, 1814. Paymaster and Captain. Captain, 7 March, 1824. Major, 12 September, 1836. Brevet Lieutenant Colonel, 7 March, 1834. Died 14 November, 1840.

Broom. On Saturday morning, 14th November, 1840, Lieut. Col. Chas. R. Broom, of the U.S. Marine Corps, in the 46th year of his age, having been a member of the Corps upwards of 27 years. His funeral was attended to the Congress burying ground on Sunday afternoon by his numerous friends.
Military honors were performed by the Washington Light Infantry, under the command of Capt. R. France.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Abraham Broom (____ - 1835)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary E. Broom (____ - 1872)*
 
 Sibling:
  Harriet Broom (____ - 1857)*
  Charles R. Broom (____ - 1840)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Congressional Cemetery
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
Plot: Range 52 site 96
 
Created by: David M. Habben
Record added: Jun 10, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 53528976
LTC Charles R. Broom
Added by: David M. Habben
 
LTC Charles R. Broom
Added by: David M. Habben
 
LTC Charles R. Broom
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