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 William Ross Hartshorne

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William Ross Hartshorne

  • Birth 26 Jan 1839 Curwensville, Clearfield County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Death 12 Jan 1905 Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Burial Curwensville, Clearfield County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Plot Section T, Plot 6, Lot 9
  • Memorial ID 19050

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. Helped to raise a company of Pennsylvania "Bucktails" at the beginning of the war. Served as a 1st Lieutenant and Acting Signal Officer on the staff of Major General Nathaniel Banks before promoted to Major of the 13th Pennsylvania Reserves. He was then appointed Colonel and commander of the 190th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry. He was brevetted Brigadier General, US Volunteers on March 13, 1865 for "Conspicuous gallantry and meritorious services throughout the war".

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 18 Dec 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 19050
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Ross Hartshorne (26 Jan 1839–12 Jan 1905), Find A Grave Memorial no. 19050, citing Oak Hill Cemetery, Curwensville, Clearfield County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .