Frank Askew

Frank Askew

Birth
Saint Clairsville, Belmont County, Ohio, USA
Death 28 Apr 1902 (aged 65)
Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, USA
Burial Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, USA
Plot Block C, Lot 152
Memorial ID 6325499 · View Source
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Civil War Union Army Brevet Brigadier General. He graduated from Michigan University, studied law, but did not seek admission to the bar. At the outbreak of the Civil War in 1861 he was commissioned first as a Lieutenant in the 17th Ohio Volunteer Infantry, then as Colonel and commander of the 15th Ohio Volunteer Infantry. He was brevetted Brigadier General, US Volunteers on July 14, 1865 for "meritorious service". A well thought of member of the community in Kansas City Missouri, he served on the school board. (Additional information by Russ Dodge)

Bio by: Bill Walker


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Bill Walker
  • Added: 5 Apr 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6325499
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Frank Askew (9 Jan 1837–28 Apr 1902), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6325499, citing Elmwood Cemetery, Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .