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Thomas Edwin Greenfield Ransom

Brevet Major General

 

— United States Volunteers —

 
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Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., April 9, 2016
1. Thomas E. G. Ransom Monument
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Born Norwich Vt.
Nov. 29, 1834

Died Near Rome Ga.
Oct. 29, 1864

Charleston • Ft. Donelson
Shiloh • Corinth
Champion Hills Miss
Vicksburg
Pleasant Hill La


 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Civil.
 
Location. 41° 59.196′ N, 87° 40.552′ W. Marker is in Chicago, Illinois, in Cook County. Monument is in Rosehill Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5800 North Ravenswood Avenue, Chicago IL 60660, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Union Civil War Soldiers (here, next to this marker); George B. Armstrong (a few steps from this marker); Co. B. 1st Reg. Ill. L't Artillery. (within shouting distance of this marker); Battery A Chicago Light Artillery (within shouting distance of this marker); Rosehill Cemetery Entrance (within shouting distance of this marker); Soldiers & Sailors Monument (within shouting distance of this
Thomas E. G. Ransom Monument image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., April 9, 2016
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marker); Chicago Board of Trade Battery (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Frances E. Willard (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chicago.
 
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Also see . . .
1. Thomas Edwin Greenfield Ransom. (Submitted on April 29, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. 1884 Ransom Eulogy Given by William T. Sherman Before Ransom G.A.R. Post 131. (Submitted on April 29, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Thomas E. G. Ransom Monument image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., April 9, 2016
3. Thomas E. G. Ransom Monument
Thomas E. G. Ransom Monument image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., April 9, 2016
4. Thomas E. G. Ransom Monument
Thomas E. G. Ransom Monument image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., April 9, 2016
5. Thomas E. G. Ransom Monument
Brig. Gen. Thomas E.G. Ransom image. Click for full size.
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6. Brig. Gen. Thomas E.G. Ransom
Photo taken between 1860 and 1864 by Brady's National Photographic Portrait Galleries; Civil War photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 8, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 29, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 334 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 29, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   6. submitted on June 8, 2021, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.

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Nov. 28, 2022