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 Gideon Clark

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Gideon Clark

  • Birth 19 Jun 1822 Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Death 24 May 1897 Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Burial Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Plot Section 8, Lot 51
  • Memorial ID 21776

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. He rose from a 1st Lieutenant and Adjutant of the 17th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry to Lieutenant Colonel and commander of the 119th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry. He was brevetted Brigadier General, US Volunteers on March 13, 1865 for "gallant and meritorious conduct and services in 1865 in storming the works of the enemy in front of Petersburg, Va."

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 18 Apr 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 21776
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Gideon Clark (19 Jun 1822–24 May 1897), Find A Grave Memorial no. 21776, citing Laurel Hill Cemetery, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .