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Jacob Eugene Duryee
Birth: Mar. 7, 1839
Death: May 25, 1918

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. The son of Union Brigadier General Abram Duryee, he served at the start of the Civil War as a Private in the 7th New York State Miliitia. He then was commissioned as a Captain in his fathers regiment, the 5th New York Volunteer Infantry (known as the "Duryee Zouaves"). Finally, he was transferred to the 2nd Maryland (Union) Volunteer Infantry, and led it as its Lieutenant Colonel. He was brevetted Brigadier General, US Volunteers on March 13, 1865 for "gallant and meritorious services". (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
Burial:
Antietam National Cemetery
Sharpsburg
Washington County
Maryland, USA
Plot: Section 23, Row 3, Grave 4256
 
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Record added: Dec 19, 2001
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Jacob Eugene Duryee
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- Rosita
 Added: Sep. 1, 2013
Honoring you, dear General. Thank you for your honor and courage in hour of trial. You abide, with inspiration, always in my heart. From your great granddaughter.
- Leslie Grace
 Added: Apr. 2, 2013
Rest in peace.
-Anonymous
 Added: Dec. 26, 2012
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