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 Silas A. Strickland

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Silas A. Strickland Famous memorial Veteran

Birth
Rochester, Monroe County, New York, USA
Death
31 Mar 1878 (aged 47)
Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska, USA
Burial
Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska, USA GPS-Latitude: 41.2789194, Longitude: -95.9606444
Plot
Old Section, Lot 742
Memorial ID
11212224 View Source

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. At the outset of the Civil War, he was Adjutant of the 1st Nebraska Infantry and was Acting Assisstant Adjutant General on the staff of Brigadier General John M. Thayer. He was made Colonel of the 50th Ohio Volunteer Infantry and was brevetted Brigadier General for gallant and meritorious services during the war. After the war, he resumed his career as lawyer and politician in Omaha, Nebraska.

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. At the outset of the Civil War, he was Adjutant of the 1st Nebraska Infantry and was Acting Assisstant Adjutant General on the staff of Brigadier General John M. Thayer. He was made Colonel of the 50th Ohio Volunteer Infantry and was brevetted Brigadier General for gallant and meritorious services during the war. After the war, he resumed his career as lawyer and politician in Omaha, Nebraska.

Bio by: Thomas Fisher


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Thomas Fisher
  • Added: 21 Jun 2005
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 11212224
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/11212224/silas-a-strickland: accessed ), memorial page for Silas A. Strickland (17 Sep 1830–31 Mar 1878), Find a Grave Memorial ID 11212224, citing Prospect Hill Cemetery, Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska, USA; Maintained by Find a Grave.