Van Wyck, Charles Henry USA

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VAN WYCK, Charles Henry USA


Born May 10 1824, Poughkeepsie NY
Died October 24 1895, Washington DC
Pre-War Profession Lawyer, district attorney, US congressman.
War Service September 1861 Col. of 56th New York, not closely engaged in the Seven Days battles, served in South Carolina, September 1865 appointed Brig. Gen. of Volunteers.
Brevet Promotions Brig. Gen. U.S.V. March 13 1865.
Post War Career US congressman, state politician, US senator.
Notes He served in Congress until March 1863.
 
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