Prof. A. B. Crypt's Where Are They Buried? Trivia
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George Gordon Meade was a career United States Army officer
and civil engineer involved in coastal construction, including several
lighthouses. He fought with distinction in the Seminole War and
During the American Civil War he served as a Union
General, rising from command of a brigade to the Army of the Potomac. He
is best known for defeating Confederate General Robert E. Lee at the
Battle of Gettysburg in 1863.
On November 6, 1872 at age 56, he
died in Philadelphia from complications of his old wounds, combined with
Where are they buried?
- Greene Cemetery, Greene, New York
- Laurel Hill Cemetery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
- New Cathedral Cemetery, Baltimore, Maryland
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