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BG Uriephine Balcom Pearsall

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BG Uriephine Balcom Pearsall

  • Birth 17 Jul 1840 Apalachin, Tioga County, New York, USA
  • Death 28 Feb 1907 Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kansas, USA
  • Burial Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kansas, USA
  • Plot Officers' Section, Row 1, Grave 5
  • Memorial ID 12038

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. Served in the Civil War first as a 2nd Lieutenant in the 4th Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry. He was later promoted to Lieutenant Colonel of the 99th United States Colored Troops before becoming the Colonel and commander of the 48th Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry. He was brevetted Brigadier General, US Volunteers on March 13, 1865 for "meritorious services during the war".

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Private - Sergeant, 1861; 1st Lieutenant, 1862, Lieutenant Colonel, 1863, Colonel, 1864, Brevet Brigadier General, 1865; Quartermaster 1900-1907; His record is his monument for he made it himself.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 31 Aug 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 12038
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for BG Uriephine Balcom Pearsall (17 Jul 1840–28 Feb 1907), Find A Grave Memorial no. 12038, citing Leavenworth National Cemetery, Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .