Oscar Veniah Dayton

Oscar Veniah Dayton

Birth
Catskill, Greene County, New York, USA
Death 30 Oct 1898 (aged 71)
Kensington, Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, Greater London, England
Burial West Brompton, Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, Greater London, England
Memorial ID 6257094 · View Source
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Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. He served in the Civil War first as Lieutenant Colonel and commander of the 62nd New York Volunteer Infantry. After his wounding in battle, he was transferred to the Veterans Reserve Corps, where he was first Lieutenant Colonel of the 1st VRC, then Colonel and commander of the 19th VRC. He was brevetted Brigadier General, US Volunteers on March 13, 1865 for "faithful and meritorious services".

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 6257094
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Oscar Veniah Dayton (1 Jul 1827–30 Oct 1898), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6257094, citing Brompton Cemetery, West Brompton, Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, Greater London, England ; Maintained by Find A Grave .