General Samuel Ryan Curtis
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N 40° 23.457 W 091° 22.771
15T E 637534 N 4472410
Quick Description: Former mayor of Keokuk, Member of Congress, West Point grad., Colonel Mexican War, Gen. Civil War.
Location: Iowa, United States
Date Posted: 4/30/2008 7:18:48 PM
Waymark Code: WM3PQ8
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member dh2000dh
Views: 44

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Statue Located: Mississippi Dr., Victory Park, Keokuk.

SAMUEL RYAN CURTIS
Born 1803
West Point 1826 - 1830.
Colonel Mexican War
Mayor of Keokuk, Member of Congress.
Col. 2nd IA. Inf. & Brig. Gen. 1861.
Maj. Gen. 1862 - 1866.
Died 1866.


Erected
By The City of Keokuk
To Her Soldiers,
1861 - 1865.
Co. A, 1st Ia. Cav.
Co. C, 3rd Ia. Cav.
Co. A, 2nd Ia. Inf.
Co. H, 6th Ia. Inf.
Co. E, 7th Ia. Inf.
Co. I, 15th Ia.Inf.
Co. C, 17th Ia. Inf.
Co. A, 19th Ia. Inf.
Co. A, 30th Ia. Inf.
Co. C, 37th Ia. Inf.
Co. C, 45th Ia. Inf.
Co. F, 7th Mo. Inf.
Co. H, 10th Mo. Inf.
Co. H, 15th Mo. Inf.
Co. C, 60th U. S. Inf.

Union or Confederacy: Union - North

General's Name: Major General Samuel Ryan Curtis

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