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Grenville M. Dodge

Date of Birth:      April 12, 1831
Hometown:         Danvers, MA
Education:           Captain Partridge's School
Final Wartime Rank:    Major General
Final Peacetime Rank:  N/A

Date of Death:    January 3, 1916
Place of Death:   Council Bluffs, IA
Buried At:           Council Bluffs, IA

Major Battles:        Pea Ridge, Atlanta Campaign

Interesting Fact(s):    After the Civil War, Dodge was appointed chief engineer of the Union Pacific Railroad, playing a pivotal role in the construction of the Trans-Continental railroad.

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