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Gustavus Adolphus Smith
Birth: Dec. 26, 1820
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Dec. 11, 1885
Santa Fe
Santa Fe County
New Mexico, USA

Civil War Union Brigadier General. Prior to the Civil War, he was a designer for the Philadelphia Carriage Manufacturers. Commissioned Colonel of the 35th Illinois in 1861, he was severely wounded in the Battle of Pea Ridge, Arkansas forcing him to leave the field. After recovering, he was promoted Brigadier General in September, 1862, and commanded the 155th Illinois on guarded railroads duty until the end of the war. After the war, he was appointed Internal Revenue Collector for the District of new Mexico, by President U.S Grant in 1870. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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  William A Smith (1851 - 1904)*
 
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Burial:
Santa Fe National Cemetery
Santa Fe
Santa Fe County
New Mexico, USA
Plot: Section C, Lot 471
 
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Record added: Oct 27, 2001
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