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George Frederick Dick
Birth: Feb. 22, 1829
Tiffin
Seneca County
Ohio, USA
Death: Nov. 12, 1914
Bloomington
McLean County
Illinois, USA

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. With the out break of the Civil War, he was appointed Captain of Company D, 20th Indiana Volunteer Infantry, Union Army. Rising through the ranks, he was promoted Lieutenant Colonel in command of the 86th Indiana Volunteer Infantry. He led his corps at the Second Battle of Bull Run, Battle of Mechanicsburg and during the Chattanooga Campaign, he was noted for his charge at the Battle of Missionary Ridge. For the remainder of the war, he participated in the Peninsular Campaign and was in actions with General Sherman’s march to the sea. For meritorious services during the war, he was brevetted Brigadier General of U.S. Volunteers on March 13, 1865. After the war, he served as Post Master of Bloomington, Illinois, until 1902. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Spouses:
  Anna Myers Dick (1830 - 1878)*
  Emma Rankin Kimball Dick (1852 - 1918)*
 
 Children:
  Ella B. Dick Miller (1859 - 1929)*
  George F Dick (1882 - 1955)*
  Carl Rankin Dick (1884 - 1949)*
  Infant Son Dick (1887 - 1887)*
  Harry Kimball Dick (1888 - 1953)*
 
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Burial:
Evergreen Memorial Cemetery
Bloomington
McLean County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Section 16, Lot 6
 
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Originally Created by: Steve Dunn
Record added: Feb 23, 2003
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Thank you General for your service to our country during our American Civil War. Rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Feb. 22, 2016

- Darlene T.
 Added: Feb. 22, 2015

- Rebecca Marden
 Added: Dec. 23, 2014
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