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 Charles Eugene LaMotte

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Charles Eugene LaMotte Famous memorial

Birth
Lenni, Delaware County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death
24 May 1887 (aged 47)
Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Burial
Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Plot
Section 22, Lot 26
Memorial ID
10507050 View Source

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. He enlisted in the 1st Delaware Volunteer Infantry Regiment in March 1861 and was commissioned Captain of Company B. As a Lieutenant Colonel in the 4th Delaware Volunteer Infantry Regiment, he participated in the battles of Antietam, Fredericksburg, Chancellorsville, and Gettysburg. In October 1864, he was promoted Colonel of the 6th Regiment U.S. Veteran Volunteer Infantry and for his war service was brevetted Brigadier General of U.S. Volunteers on March 13, 1865.

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. He enlisted in the 1st Delaware Volunteer Infantry Regiment in March 1861 and was commissioned Captain of Company B. As a Lieutenant Colonel in the 4th Delaware Volunteer Infantry Regiment, he participated in the battles of Antietam, Fredericksburg, Chancellorsville, and Gettysburg. In October 1864, he was promoted Colonel of the 6th Regiment U.S. Veteran Volunteer Infantry and for his war service was brevetted Brigadier General of U.S. Volunteers on March 13, 1865.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
  • Added: 21 Feb 2005
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 10507050
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/10507050/charles-eugene-lamotte: accessed ), memorial page for Charles Eugene LaMotte (20 Aug 1839–24 May 1887), Find a Grave Memorial ID 10507050, citing Wilmington and Brandywine Cemetery, Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA; Maintained by Find a Grave .