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Gordon Granger

Date of Birth:      November 6, 1822
Hometown:         Joy, NY
Education:           West Point, 1845
Final Wartime Rank:    Major General
Final Peacetime Rank:  Colonel

Date of Death:    January 10, 1876
Place of Death:   Santa Fe, NM
Buried At:           Lexington, KY

Major Battles:        Wilson's Creek, New Madrid, Island 10, Siege of Corinth, Chickamauga, Chattanooga, Knoxville, Fort Gaines, Fort Morgan, Mobile

Interesting Fact(s):    Granger's gallantry, at Chickamauga, saved the day.  Assigned to reserve duty, his Corps marched to Chickamauga, without orders, to reinforce George Thomas' XIV Army Corps.

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