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Gen. Erasmus Darwin Keyes
11th Infantry Regiment
Civil War

 

Erasmus Darwin Keyes Erasmus Darwin Keyes-back view
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Residence was not listed; a 50 year-old US Army Officer.
Enlisted on 5/14/1861 as a Colonel.
On 5/14/1861 he was commissioned into Field & Staff US Army 11th Infantry
He Resigned on 5/6/1864
(Prior service in US Army since 07/01/1832)
On 5/17/1861 he was commissioned into
US Volunteers General Staff
He Resigned on 5/6/1864
Promotions:
* Brig-General 5/17/1861
* Major-Gen 5/5/1862
* Brig-General 5/31/1862 by Brevet (Fair Oaks, VA)
Other Information:
born 5/29/1810 in Brimfield, MA
died 10/14/1895 in Nice, France
(Graduate USMA 07/01/1832)

New York State Division of Military and Naval Affairs: Military History
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