Lewis “Lew” Wallace
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Lewis “Lew” Wallace

Birth
Brookville, Franklin County, Indiana, USA
Death 15 Feb 1905 (aged 77)
Crawfordsville, Montgomery County, Indiana, USA
Cenotaph Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, USA
Plot Section 36, Lot 3
Memorial ID 70323671 · View Source
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Civil War Union Major General, New Mexico Territorial Governor, Author. He rose to the rank of Major General in the Union Army during the Civil War. After the war he served as Territorial Governor of New Mexico, and during his term in office wrote the classic novel "Ben Hur."


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Garczar
  • Added: 24 May 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 70323671
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Lewis “Lew” Wallace (10 Apr 1827–15 Feb 1905), Find A Grave Memorial no. 70323671, citing Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .