Dexter Elisha Clapp

Dexter Elisha Clapp

Birth
North Bergen, Genesee County, New York, USA
Death 20 Jun 1882 (aged 52)
Yates Center, Woodson County, Kansas, USA
Burial Yates Center, Woodson County, Kansas, USA
Plot Section 11, Lot 1
Memorial ID 7690914 · View Source
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Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. He served during the Civil War first as a Captain in the 148th New York Volunteer Infantry, then as Lieutenant Colonel of the 38th United States Colored Troops. He was brevetted Brigadier General, US Volunteers on March 13, 1865 for "gallant and meritorious services". After the war he served as United States Consul in Buenos Aires, Argentina from 1871 to 1873.


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: RPD2
  • Added: 16 Jul 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial 7690914
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Dexter Elisha Clapp (7 Jun 1830–20 Jun 1882), Find a Grave Memorial no. 7690914, citing Yates Center Cemetery, Yates Center, Woodson County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .