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Capt William Lewis Lockwood

Capt William Lewis Lockwood

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Death 17 Aug 1867 (aged 30)
Burial Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Plot Section 171, Plot 12355
Memorial ID 5047 · View Source
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Civil War Union Army Officer. He was commissioned as a 1st Lieutenant in Company H, 48th New York Volunteer Infantry on June 24, 1861. Promoted to Captain and company commander on June 18, 1862, he led his men in the July 1863 assault on Battery Wagner in Charleston Harbor, South Carolina, where he was wounded. He eventually served until his was honorably discharged on May 28, 1864.

He founded Sigma Chi fraternity at Miami University in Ohio 6/28/1855.

On October 20, 1871 his wife, Addie Lockwood, filed for a US Army Widow's Pension (Application #199715, Certificate #163577).


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 3 Apr 1999
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5047
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Capt William Lewis Lockwood (31 Oct 1836–17 Aug 1867), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5047, citing Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .