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George Crook

Date of Birth:      September 8, 1828
Hometown:         Dayton, OH
Education:           West Point, 1852
Final Wartime Rank:    Major General
Final Peacetime Rank:  Major General

Date of Death:    March 21, 1890
Place of Death:   Chicago, IL
Buried At:           Arlington National Cemetery

Major Battles:        Antietam Campaign, Chickamauga, Cloyd's Mountain, Sheridan's 1864 Shenandoah Campaign, Appomattox Campaign

Interesting Fact(s):    After the Civil War, Crook enjoyed rapid advancement in the regular army, and was primarily stationed in the west.

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