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About Colonel Curran Pope (USA)
United States Military Academy, West Point, New York, Class of 1834.
Colonel of the 15th Kentucky Volunteer Infantry, U.S.
Wounded at the Battle of Perryville, Kentucky, October 8, 1862, after assuming command of the 17th Brigade, Third Division, I Corps, Army of the Ohio. Died of "fever of typhoid symptoms" in Danville, Kentucky while recovering from his wound.
Died at age 49.