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 John Alexander Turley

John Alexander Turley

Birth
Moorefield, Hardy County, West Virginia, USA
Death 20 Mar 1900 (aged 83)
Portsmouth, Scioto County, Ohio, USA
Burial Portsmouth, Scioto County, Ohio, USA
Plot Robinson Section, Lot 40
Memorial ID 8150834 · View Source
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Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. Served in the Civil War first as the Lieutenant Colonel of the 22nd Ohio Volunteer Infantry, a three-month unit. When that regiment was mustered out, he was commissioned as Lieutenant Colonel of the 81st Ohio Volunteer Infantry. He remained with the 81st until he was give a promotion to Colonel and was assigned to command the 91st Ohio Volunteer Infantry. He was brevetted Brigadier General, US Volunteers on March 13, 1`865 for "gallant and faithful service at the battle of Cloyd's Mountain, Va."

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  • Originally Created by: Russ
  • Added: 3 Dec 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8150834
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Alexander Turley (1 Jun 1816–20 Mar 1900), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8150834, citing Greenlawn Cemetery, Portsmouth, Scioto County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .