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 Harrison Allen

Harrison Allen

Birth
Russell, Warren County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 23 Sep 1904 (aged 68)
Washington, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, USA
Burial Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA
Plot Section 3, Site 1506
Memorial ID 19564 · View Source
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Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. Served in the Civil War first as Major of the 10th Pennsylvania Reserves, that as Colonel and commander of the nine-month enlistment regiment 151st Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry. He led his unit at the Battles of Fredericksburg, and Chancellorsville, but missed the Battle of Gettysburg due to illness (where it was heroically commanded by Lieutenant Colonel George McFarland). He was brevetted Brigadier General, US Volunteers on March 13, 1865 for "faithful and meritorious services”. After the war he served as Pennsylvania State Auditor General (1872 to 1875), and as U.S. Marshal for the Dakota Territory from 1882 to 1886.

Bio by: Russ Dodge


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  • Added: 18 Jan 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 19564
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Harrison Allen (4 Dec 1835–23 Sep 1904), Find A Grave Memorial no. 19564, citing Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .