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 Rue Pugh Hutchins

Rue Pugh Hutchins

Birth
Montgomery County, Ohio, USA
Death 15 Feb 1920 (aged 85)
Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio, USA
Burial Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio, USA
Plot Section 2, Row 15, Grave 5
Memorial ID 7493280 · View Source
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Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. At the start of the Civil War, he was a prominent businessman and member of the Ohio Militia. In August, 1862, he joined the Union Army and was commissioned Captain of Company D, of the 94th Ohio Infantry. He saw action at Perryville, Kentucky, Murfreesboro, Tennessee and was promoted Major in September, 1863. In 1864, he was promoted Lieutenant Colonel of the 94th Ohio Infantry and engaged at Missionary Ridge, Kennesaw Mountain, Peach Tree Creek, the Siege of Atlanta and General Sherman's March across Georgia. In early 1865, he was detached from the 94th Ohio, posted to the Recruiting Office in Charleston and organized the formation of the 105th US Colored Troops. For his war service, he was brevetted Brigadier General of US Volunteers on March 13, 1865.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Find A Grave Memorial 7493280
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Rue Pugh Hutchins (8 May 1834–15 Feb 1920), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7493280, citing Dayton National Cemetery, Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .