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 George Hampden Crosman

George Hampden Crosman

Birth
Taunton, Bristol County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 28 May 1882 (aged 82)
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Plot Section F, Lot 627
Memorial ID 20195 · View Source
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Civil War union Brevet Major General. A 1823 graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point, New York, when the Civil War started he was serving a Colonel and Assistant Quartermaster General in the Regular Army. He was then appointed as Chief Quartermaster of the Philadelphia Depot, which was major railroad hub and transfer station for thousands of Union soldiers who were traveling to Washington and the war. On March 13, 1865 he was brevetted Brigadier General, US Volunteers and Major General, US Volunteers for "faithful and meritorious services during the war".


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 8 Feb 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 20195
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for George Hampden Crosman (2 Nov 1799–28 May 1882), Find A Grave Memorial no. 20195, citing Woodlands Cemetery, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .