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Samuel R. Curtis

Date of Birth:      February 3, 1805
Hometown:         Clinton County, NY
Education:           West Point, 1831
Final Wartime Rank:    Major General
Final Peacetime Rank:  Major General

Date of Death:    December 26, 1866
Place of Death:   Council Bluffs, IA
Buried At:           Keokuk, IA

Major Battles:        Pea Ridge, Arkansas Campaign, Kansas Campaign

Interesting Fact(s):    Curtis' father was a veteran of the Revolutionary War.  After the Civil War, Curtis was commissioned to negotiate treaties with the Indians.

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