Gen. Lewis Cass Hunt (USA)

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Lewis Cass Hunt

Birthdate: (62)
Birthplace: Ft. Howard, Green Bay, Brown Co., Wisconsin
Death: September 06, 1886 (62)
Ft. Union, Mora Co., New Mexico
Immediate Family:

Son of Samuel Wellington Hunt and Julia Hunt
Brother of Gen. Henry Jackson Hunt (USA)

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About Gen. Lewis Cass Hunt (USA)

Birth: Feb. 23, 1824 Death: Sep. 6, 1886

Find A Grave Memorial# 5888430

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. Prior to the Civil War, he graduated from West Point as an infantry officer in 1847 and served in the Mexican War. In 1861, he was a Captain in the Union 4th Infantry and served in the Peninsula Campaign. Promoted Colonel of the 92nd New York Infantry in May, 1862, he fought at Seven Pines, Kinston and Goldsboro. For the remainder of the war, he commanded draft depots and other general commands. For duty and services, he was brevetted Brigadier General of US Volunteers on March 13, 1865.

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Gen. Lewis Cass Hunt (USA)'s Timeline

February 23, 1824
Ft. Howard, Green Bay, Brown Co., Wisconsin
September 6, 1886
Age 62
Ft. Union, Mora Co., New Mexico