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John Harris
Birth: May 20, 1790
Chester County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: May 12, 1864
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA

Civil War United States Marine Corps Officer. Commissioned a Second Lieutenant in the Marine Corps in 1814, he served as a Marine officer for 50 years. Commandant of the Marine Corps with the rank of Colonel from 1859 until his death in 1864, he oversaw the deployment of Marines during the first three years of the Civil War. 
Family links: 
  William Harris (1757 - 1812)
  Mary Campbell Harris (1752 - 1837)
  Mary Gilliat Gray Harris (1810 - 1883)*
  Thomas Harris (1784 - 1861)*
  John Harris (1790 - 1864)
  William Harris (1792 - 1861)**
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Oak Hill Cemetery
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
Plot: Chapel Hill, Lot 568
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Garver Graver
Record added: Feb 06, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7154736
John Harris
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John Harris
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John Harris
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- Carolee McGill-Barker
 Added: Aug. 10, 2016

- Robert Saulino, Sr.
 Added: May. 20, 2016
I place a sentinel at your grave site. Thank you for your lifetime of service to the United States Marine Corps especially during the American Civil War. Semper Fi! And may you rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: May. 20, 2016
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