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 Elisha Boanerges Harvey

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Elisha Boanerges Harvey

  • Birth 1 Oct 1819 Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Death 20 Aug 1872 Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Burial Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Plot Lor 225
  • Memorial ID 11897111

Civil War Union Army Officer. He was commissioned as Colonel and commander of the 7th Pennsylvania Reserves (36th Pennsylvania Volunteers) on June 26, 1861. He led his regiment through General George B. McClellan's Spring 1862 Peninsular Campaign, commanding it during the intense combat that marked the late June 1862 Seven Days Battles. Three days after his unit took part in the concluding battle of the campaign, the July 1 Battle of Malvern Hill, Colonel Harvey resigned his commission.

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  • Originally Created by: Russ
  • Added: 6 Oct 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 11897111
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Elisha Boanerges Harvey (1 Oct 1819–20 Aug 1872), Find A Grave Memorial no. 11897111, citing Hollenback Cemetery, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .