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Benjamin William Brice
Birth: Nov. 30, 1809
Harrison County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Dec. 4, 1892
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. An 1829 graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point, New York, he had resigned in 1832, but returned to the Army twenty years later with a re-commission in 1852. He was serving in the Paymaster Department when the Civil War began, and was appointed in 1864 as Colonel and United States Army Paymaster General. He would go on to serve in that duty until he retired in 1872. He was brevetted Brigadier General, US Regular Army on December 2, 1864, and Major General, US Regular Army on March 13, 1865 for "faithful, meritorious and distinguished services". 
 
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  Eliza E. Brice (1812 - 1885)*
 
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Burial:
US Soldiers' and Airmen's Home National Cemetery
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
Plot: Officers' Section, Site 10
 
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Record added: Aug 10, 2006
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