John Wallace Fuller - Toledo OH
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe
N 41° 40.879 W 083° 34.757
17T E 285318 N 4617607
Quick Description: Civil War Union Brigadier General. In January 1864, he was promoted Brigadier General, commanding the 4th Division XVI Corps in the Atlanta Campaign and through the March to the Sea, Carolinas Campaign.
Location: Ohio, United States
Date Posted: 7/25/2020 12:35:42 PM
Waymark Code: WM12WBZ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine
Views: 0

Long Description:
He is buried in Woodlawn Cemetery in Section 41, Lots 203 and 204.
Description:
From Find A Grave: Civil War Union Brigadier General. Born in England, he immigrated to America in 1833 and prior to the Civil War, was a successful book publisher in Toledo, Ohio. In August, 1861, he organized the 27th Ohio Infantry, was appointed Colonel in command and served in Missouri until March 1862. In 1863, he led the 27th Ohio in actions through Tennessee, Mississippi and the Expedition to Northern Alabama. In January 1864, he was promoted Brigadier General, commanding the 4th Division XVI Corps in the Atlanta Campaign and through the March to the Sea, Carolinas Campaign. For distinguished service, he was brevetted Major General of US Volunteers on March 13, 1865. After the war, he resumed publishing and was a US Collector of Customs.


Date of birth: 7/28/1826

Date of death: 3/12/1891

Area of notoriety: Military

Marker Type: Monument

Setting: Outdoor

Fee required?: No

Web site: [Web Link]

Visiting Hours/Restrictions: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
To post a visit log for waymarks in this category, you must have personally visited the waymark location. When logging your visit, please provide a note describing your visit experience, along with any additional information about the waymark or the surrounding area that you think others may find interesting.

We especially encourage you to include any pictures that you took during your visit to the waymark. However, only respectful photographs are allowed. Logs which include photographs representing any form of disrespectful behavior (including those showing personal items placed on or near the grave location) will be subject to deletion.
Search for...
Geocaching.com Google Map
Google Maps
MapQuest
Bing Maps
Nearest Waymarks
Nearest Grave of a Famous Person
Nearest Geocaches
Nearest Benchmarks
Create a scavenger hunt using this waymark as the center point
Recent Visits/Logs:
There are no logs for this waymark yet.