Alvan Cullen Gillem 3B 26
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ggmorton
N 36° 21.322 W 085° 39.519
16S E 620351 N 4024200
Quick Description: A marker on the square in Gainsboro.
Location: Tennessee, United States
Date Posted: 9/10/2007 8:33:17 PM
Waymark Code: WM262Y
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Titansfan
Views: 28

Long Description:
July 29, 1830 - December 2, 1875


Born nearby; graduated from the US Military Academy in 1851, his Civil War duties included those of Provost Marshall of Nashville, later Adjt. General of Tennessee, to which he was appointed by Andrew Johnson. Promoted to Maj. Gen.; commanded the expedition which killed John H. Morgan. His last active service was in Modor War, 1873.

Tennessee Historical Commission
Marker Name: Alvan Cullen Gillem

Marker Location: City

Type of Marker: Person

Marker Number: 3B 26

Group(s) Responsible for placing Marker:
Tennessee Historical Commission


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