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Warren Shedd
Birth: Feb. 22, 1821
Cheshire County
New Hampshire, USA
Death: Aug. 29, 1881
Pennington County
South Dakota, USA

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. A Stoddard, New Hampshire native, his Civil War service began on August 29, 1861 with the rank of Captain in the 30th Illinois Volunteer Infantry. The following year, on April 24th, promotion to Major was earned. He continued to move up the chain of command with promotions of Lieutenant Colonel on Januaury 24, 1863 followed by succeeding to become commander of the 30th Illinois on June 13, 1863 with the rank of Colonel. Based on his "meritorious services during the war", he acknowledged a commissioned of Brevet Brigadier General, US Volunteers on March 3, 1865.  (bio by: Stonewall) 
Family links: 
  Jemima Spaulding Shedd (1786 - 1866)
  Antoinette Kelsey Shedd (1839 - 1910)*
  Phillip Sheridan Shedd (1863 - 1911)*
  Edward M. Shedd (1866 - 1943)*
  Jennie Kelsey Shedd Holton (1869 - 1890)*
  Ethel G Shedd Gaetze (1878 - 1973)*
  Warren Shedd (1821 - 1881)
  Frank Shedd (1825 - 1892)*
*Calculated relationship
Mountain View Cemetery
Rapid City
Pennington County
South Dakota, USA
Plot: GAR Plot, Section 28, Lot 130
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Stonewall
Record added: Sep 26, 2004
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Warren Shedd
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Colonel, 30th Illinois Infantry. Union Officer Prisoner of War, captured on July 22, 1864 near Atlanta, GA.
- Tony Klingensmith
 Added: Jul. 24, 2017
Thank you, General for your service to our country during our American Civil War. May you rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Aug. 29, 2016

- Joshua Dykes
 Added: Jan. 22, 2016
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