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Alexander James Perry
Birth: Dec. 11, 1828
New London
New London County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Mar. 26, 1913
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. Born in New London, Connecticut, he graduated from the United States Military Academy at West Point, New York in 1851, was commissioned an officer in the Artillery branch, and served in the Seminole Indian War. At the start of the Civil War, he was a Captain when promoted Lieutenant Colonel Assistant Quartermaster in August, 1862. Later promoted Colonel, he was in charge of the Bureau of Clothing in charge of the Bureau of Clothing and Equipage, Quartermaster General's Office in Washington, for the entire war. For distinguished service, he was brevetted Brigadier General, US Regular Army on March 13, 1865. After the war, he remained in the Regular Army as assistant Quartermaster General of the Division of the Pacific and retired in December 1892. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Josephine Adams Perry (1834 - 1917)*
 
 Children:
  Lucretia Thatcher Perry Osborn (1858 - 1930)*
  Alexander Wallace Perry (1865 - 1917)*
  Josephine Adams Perry Morgan (1869 - 1963)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 1, Site 21-B
 
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Record added: Nov 21, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5988435
Alexander James Perry
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Alexander James Perry
Added by: Edward (Ted) Tyler
 
Alexander James Perry
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- Bunny
 Added: Dec. 11, 2016
General thank you for your service to our country during our American Civil War. Rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Mar. 26, 2016

- Darlene T.
 Added: Dec. 11, 2015
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