John Smith Littell

John Smith Littell

Birth
Hanover Township, Beaver County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 31 Mar 1901 (aged 78)
Big Beaver, Beaver County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Beaver, Beaver County, Pennsylvania, USA
Plot lot 49, section P
Memorial ID 10529579 · View Source
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Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. At the outbreak of the Civil War he enlisted in the 76th Regiment Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry and was commissioned Captain of Company K. As Colonel in command, he lead the 76th Pennsylvania in engagements at Petersburg, Richmond and the campaign of the Carolinas. For duties during the assault against Fort Fisher, North Carolina, in January 1865, he was brevetted Brigadier General of U.S. Volunteers on January 15, 1865. His last service action was in the advance on Wilmington, North Carolina, February 11-22, 1865.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
  • Added: 26 Feb 2005
  • Find a Grave Memorial 10529579
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Smith Littell (22 Oct 1822–31 Mar 1901), Find a Grave Memorial no. 10529579, citing Beaver Cemetery and Mausoleum, Beaver, Beaver County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .