Thomas Allcock

Thomas Allcock

Birth
Birmingham, Metropolitan Borough of Birmingham, West Midlands, England
Death 27 Dec 1891 (aged 76)
New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Burial Ossining, Westchester County, New York, USA
Plot Section S, Lot 53
Memorial ID 6256977 · View Source
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Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. Born in England, he served during the Civil War as Lieutenant Colonel and commander of the 4th New York Volunteer Heavy Artillery regiment. He was brevetted Brigadier General, US Volunteers on March 13, 1865 for "gallant and meritorious services in the campiagn against Richmond in 1864 and in the battles before Petersburg, Va." He was a member of the Military Commission that tried and convicted Confederate Captain and Andersonville Prison commander Henry Wirz of war crimes.

Bio by: Russ Dodge


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Russ Dodge
  • Added: 13 Mar 2002
  • Find a Grave Memorial 6256977
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Thomas Allcock (27 Jan 1815–27 Dec 1891), Find a Grave Memorial no. 6256977, citing Dale Cemetery, Ossining, Westchester County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .