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 Samuel Fallows

Samuel Fallows

Birth
Salford, Metropolitan Borough of Salford, Greater Manchester, England
Death 5 Sep 1922 (aged 86)
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Burial Forest Park, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Plot Section 14, Lot 202
Memorial ID 5856 · View Source
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Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. Entered the Civil War as the Chaplain of the 32nd Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry, but abandoned his religious capacity to command troops in combat. He was successively the Lieutenant Colonel of the 40th Wisconsin Infantry, then the Colonel and commander of the 49th Wisconsin Infantry. He was brevetted Brigadier General, USV on October 24, 1865 for his "meritorious services". After the war he returned to his religious vocation, eventually becoming a Bishop in the Reformed Episcopal Church.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 11 Jul 1999
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5856
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Samuel Fallows (13 Dec 1835–5 Sep 1922), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5856, citing Forest Home Cemetery, Forest Park, Cook County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .