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George S. Greene

Date of Birth:      May 6, 1801
Hometown:         Apponaug, MN
Education:           West Point, 1823
Final Wartime Rank:    Brigadier General
Final Peacetime Rank:  N/A

Date of Death:    January 28, 1899
Place of Death:   Morristown, NJ
Buried At:           Warwick, RI

Major Battles:        Cedar Mountain, Antietam Campaign, Chancellorsville, Gettysburg, Chattanooga

Interesting Fact(s):    Greene's valiant defense, of Culp's Hill, at Gettysburg, with one brigade, saved the day, on the Union right, on July 2.  His skills, as a civil engineer, allowed him to strategically place earthworks, on the approaches to Culp's Hill.

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