Oliver Duff Greene
|Birthplace:||Scott, Cortland, New York, United States|
|Death:||Died in San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States|
|Place of Burial:||San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States|
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Historical records matching Brevet Brig. General Oliver Duff Greene (USA)
About Brevet Brig. General Oliver Duff Greene (USA)
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."