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 Lewis “Lew” Wallace

Lewis “Lew” Wallace

Birth
Brookville, Franklin County, Indiana, USA
Death 15 Feb 1905 (aged 77)
Crawfordsville, Montgomery County, Indiana, USA
Burial Crawfordsville, Montgomery County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 4279 · View Source
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Civil War Union Major General, New Mexico Territorial Governor, Author. He rose to the rank of Major General in the Union Army during the Civil War. After the war he served as Territorial Governor of New Mexico, and during his term in office wrote the classic novel "Ben Hur".


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  • Added: 3 Jan 1999
  • Find A Grave Memorial 4279
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Lewis “Lew” Wallace (10 Apr 1827–15 Feb 1905), Find A Grave Memorial no. 4279, citing Oak Hill Cemetery, Crawfordsville, Montgomery County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .