Brevet Brig. General Oliver Duff Greene (USA)

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Oliver Duff Greene

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Birthplace: Scott, Cortland, New York, United States
Death: Died in San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States
Place of Burial: San Francisco National Cemetery, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of George Greene and Amelia Greene

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About Oliver Duff Greene

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oliver_Duff_Greene

Oliver Duff Greene (January 25, 1833 – March 19, 1904) was a Union officer who received the Medal of Honor on Dec 13, 1893 for his action at the Battle of Antietam on September 16, 1862. Born in Scott, New York, Greene graduated from West Point in 1854, receiving his commission in the artillery branch. He was a Major at Antietam.

He was promoted to Brigadier General on March 13, 1865.

Medal of Honor citation

"Formed the columns under heavy fire and put them into position."

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Brevet Brig. General Oliver Duff Greene (USA)'s Timeline

1833
January 25, 1833
Scott, Cortland, New York, United States
1904
March 19, 1904
Age 71
San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States
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San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States