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OLIVER, John Morrison
Born September 6 1828, Penn Yan NY
Died March 30 1872, Washington DC
Pre-War Profession Pharmacist, court recorder.
War Service June 1861 Lt. in 4th Michigan, Capt., March 1862 Col. of 15th Michigan, Shiloh, commanded a brigade in battle of Corinth, Vicksburg campaign, commanded 3rd then 1st Bde/4th Divn/XV Corps in Atlanta campaign, commanded 3rd Bde/2nd Divn/XV Corps in March to the Sea, January 1865 appointed Brig. Gen. of Volunteers, Carolinas campaign.
Brevet Promotions Maj. Gen. U.S.V. March 13 1865.
Post War Career Lawyer, internal revenue assessor, postal service official.
 
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