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 John Henry Hammond

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John Henry Hammond Famous memorial

Birth
New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Death
30 Apr 1890 (aged 56)
Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, USA
Burial
Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, USA
Plot
Block 57, Lot 18
Memorial ID
38578990 View Source

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. He was commissioned a second lieutenant in the 5th California Infantry on October 5, 1861. He was promoted to major in September of 1862 and served as acting adjutant general and chief of staff for General William Tecumseh Sherman. On October 31, 1864, he was made a brevet brigadier general for services rendered during the war. He was Mustered Out on August 23, 1865.

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. He was commissioned a second lieutenant in the 5th California Infantry on October 5, 1861. He was promoted to major in September of 1862 and served as acting adjutant general and chief of staff for General William Tecumseh Sherman. On October 31, 1864, he was made a brevet brigadier general for services rendered during the war. He was Mustered Out on August 23, 1865.

Bio by: Thomas Fisher


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Thomas Fisher
  • Added: 21 Jun 2009
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 38578990
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/38578990/john-henry-hammond: accessed ), memorial page for John Henry Hammond (30 Jun 1833–30 Apr 1890), Find a Grave Memorial ID 38578990, citing Oakland Cemetery, Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, USA; Maintained by Find a Grave .