Hiram Leonard

Hiram Leonard

Birth
Burlington, Chittenden County, Vermont, USA
Death 21 Dec 1883 (aged 74)
San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, USA
Burial San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, USA
Plot Officers' Section, Plot 11, Grave 3
Memorial ID 7382932 · View Source
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Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. He was serving as Deputy Paymaster General in the United States Regular Army with the rank of Lieutenant Colonel when the Civil War broke out. He subsequently served as Chief Paymaster first for the Department of West Virginia and the Monongahela, then for the Department of the Pacific. He was brevetted Brigadier General, US Regular Army on March 13, 1865 for "faithful and meritorious services in the Pay Dept. during the War". He retired from the Army in 1872 at his Lieutenant Colonel's rank.

Bio by: Russ Dodge



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  • Originally Created by: Russ Dodge
  • Added: 24 Apr 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7382932
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Hiram Leonard (24 Apr 1809–21 Dec 1883), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7382932, citing San Francisco National Cemetery, San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .