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Alexander Cummings McWhorter Pennington
Birth: Jan. 8, 1838
Essex County
New Jersey, USA
Death: Nov. 30, 1917
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Civil War Union Brigadier General. Born in Newark, New Jersey, he graduated from West Point in 1860 and was commissioned an officer in the US Artillery. During the Civil War, he was most noted for being Captain in command of Battery M, the 2nd US Artillery at the Battle of Gettysburg in July 1863. He served in the Regular Army until 1899, when he retired as a General. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
Family links: 
  Alexander Cumming McWhorter Pennington (1810 - 1867)
  Anna Johnston Kennedy Pennington (1811 - 1870)
  Clara Miller French Pennington (1839 - 1915)*
  Annie Estelle Pennington Cronkhite (1864 - 1932)*
  Edith Pennington MacDonald (1868 - 1947)*
  Willoughby Pennington (1873 - 1876)*
  Ethel Pennington (1880 - 1892)*
  Anne Estelle Pennington (1836 - 1857)*
  Alexander Cummings McWhorter Pennington (1838 - 1917)
  Mary Condit Pennington (1839 - 1926)*
  Roberta Kennedy Pennington (1847 - 1935)*
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United States Military Academy Post Cemetery
West Point
Orange County
New York, USA
Plot: Section 23, Row E, Grave 37
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Record added: Oct 02, 1998
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Honoring your service for the preservation of the Union.
- Wagon Master
 Added: Mar. 15, 2017
Thank you, sir for your service to our country during our American Civil War. May you rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Nov. 30, 2016

- Bling Blinky of TEXAS
 Added: Jan. 8, 2016
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