Brev. Brig. Gen. Henry Hensel Giesy, (USA)

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Brev. Brig. Gen. Henry Hensel Giesy, (USA)

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Birthplace: Lancaster, Fairfield County, Ohio, USA
Death: May 29, 1864 (28)
Dallas, Paulding County, Georgia, USA
Place of Burial: Elmwood Cemetery, Lancaster, Fairfield County, Ohio, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of John Ulrich Giesy, Jr and Mary Magdalena Giesy
Brother of Rev Samuel Hensel Giesy, D.D.; Jacob Hensel Giesy, (USA) and Daniel Giesy

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About Brev. Brig. Gen. Henry Hensel Giesy, (USA)

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. An 1857 graduate of Franklin & Marshall College he entered the practice of law until the outbreak of the Civil War. Major of the 46th Ohio Infantry, he was mortally wounded at the Battle of Dallas, Ga. May 28, 1864. His brevet to brigadier general was dated to rank from May 28, 1864 for "Meritorious Service at Dallas, Georgia."* Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartCopy: Aug 12 2021, 3:49:49 UTC

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Brev. Brig. Gen. Henry Hensel Giesy, (USA)'s Timeline

1836
February 17, 1836
Lancaster, Fairfield County, Ohio, USA
1864
May 29, 1864
Age 28
Dallas, Paulding County, Georgia, USA
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Elmwood Cemetery, Lancaster, Fairfield County, Ohio, USA