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Nathaniel Lyon
Birth: Jul. 14, 1818
Windham County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Aug. 10, 1861
Greene County
Missouri, USA

Erected by the citizens of Springfield to the memory of general nataniel Lyon who fell at the Battle of Wilsons Creek while commanding the Union Army August 10, 1861. 
Springfield National Cemetery *
Greene County
Missouri, USA
*Memorial Site [?]
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Record added: Apr 18, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 21743
Nathaniel Lyon
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Nathaniel Lyon
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Nathaniel Lyon
Added by: Tom Denardo
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Thank you for serving our country and for laying your life down for her.
- David Shoup
 Added: Jul. 16, 2015
- O'KC
 Added: Dec. 18, 2013
God Bless You, General Lyon for having the courage to oppose your adversary even though you were out numbered. Your life may have ended that August day in 1861 in the 'Battle of Wilsons Creek' but the memory of your courage only just began. Rest in Peace,...(Read more)
- Wagon Master
 Added: Dec. 19, 2012
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