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Brig. Gen. Justus Wardwell Blanchard
Company e & Field & staff
3rd New York Infantry
Civil War

Brig. Gen. Justus Wardwell Blanchard Brig. Gen. Justus Wardwell Blanchard-back view
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Justus Wardwell Blanchard
Residence was not listed; 43 years old.
Enlisted on 4/21/1861 at Albany, NY as a Captain.
On 5/14/1861 he was commissioned into "E" Co. NY 3rd Infantry
He was discharged for promotion on 9/17/1862
On 10/18/1862 he was commissioned into Field & Staff NY 162nd Infantry
He was Mustered Out on 10/12/1865 at Savannah, GA
Promotions:
* Lt Colonel 9/17/1862 (As of 162nd NY Inf)
* Colonel 4/9/1864
* Brig-General 3/13/1865 by Brevet
Other Information:
born in Milford, NH
died 9/14/1877

Sources used by Historical Data Systems, Inc.:
- New York: Report of the Adjutant-General
- Register of the Commandery of the State of Massachusetts MOLLUS
- Heitman: Register of United States Army 1789-1903
- Dyer: A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion
- Brevet Brigadier Generals in Blue
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