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Charles Candy
Birth: Aug. 7, 1832
Fayette County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Oct. 28, 1910
Montgomery County
Ohio, USA

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. He served during the Civil War first as a Captain and Assistant Adjutant General of the staff of Brigadier General Frederick W. Lander, then as Colonel of the 66th Ohio Volunteer Infantry. He led his men at the July 1863 Battle of Gettysburg and later frequently commanded his brigade. He was brevetted Brigadier General, US Volunteers on March 13, 1865 for "faithful and meritorious services". 
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 3, Site 1759
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Record added: Oct 10, 2000
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- tbickellb
 Added: Aug. 7, 2017
Thank you, General for your service to our country during our American Civil War. May you rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Oct. 28, 2016
Thank you Charles.
- Brandon Burns
 Added: Mar. 27, 2015
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