Major General Joseph Bradford Carr

Major General Joseph Bradford Carr (HMPGZ)

Location: Troy, NY 12182 Rensselaer County
Country: United States of America

N 42° 45.873', W 73° 39.939'

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1828 - 1895

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United States Volunteer Service.

Mustered in United States Service ? May 14, 1861.
Commissions.
Colonel ? Second New York Volunteers, May 10, 1861.
Brigadier General United States Volunteers, Sept. 7, 1862.
Major General ? United States Volunteers, August 24, 1865.
Mustered out ? August 29, 1865.

New York State Service.
Commissions.

Second Lieutenant ? Twenty-fourth Regiment, August 4, 1851.
First Lieutenant ? Twenty-fourth Regiment, June 3, 1854.
Captain ? Twenty-fourth Regiment, September 15, 1854.
Major ? Twenty-fourth Regiment, August 4, 1858.
Colonel ? Twenty-fourth Regiment, June 4, 1860.
Major General, January 23, 1867, until August 5, 1886.
Secretary of State of the State of New York for three successive terms from 1880 to 1886.

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Services in United States Volunteer Army.

Army of the Potomac.
Department of Virginia.
Army of the James.
Commanded all of the troops on the James River
from Fortress Monroe to City Point.

Engagements.
Big Bethel.
Fair Oaks.
Seven Pines.
Glendale.
Malvern Hill, First.
Seven Days' Fight.
Malvern Hill, Second.
Bristow Station.
Second Bull Run.
Chantilly.
Fredericksburg, First.
Rappahannock Station.
Fredericksburg, Second.
Chancellorsville.
Gettysburg.
Wapping Heights.
Auburn's Ford.
Kelly's Ford.
Brandy Station.
Battle of the Orchards.
Mile Run.
Crater.
Siege of Petersburg.
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Date Added Wednesday, September 10th, 2014 at 6:31am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 609175 N 4735532
Decimal Degrees42.76455000, -73.66565000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 45.873', W 73° 39.939'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 45' 52.38" N, 73° 39' 56.34" W
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Area Code(s)518
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 101-199 Oakwood Cemetery, Troy NY 12182, US
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