Person:Luther Bruen (1)

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  1. Luther Barnett Bruen1822 - 1864
m. 8 Dec 1853
  1. Sarah Howard Bruen1854 - 1951
  2. Frank Bruen1857 - 1945
  3. Robert L. Bruen1859 - 1932
  4. Mary Howard Bruen1863 - 1926
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Name Luther Barnett Bruen
Gender Male
Birth[1] 14 Sep 1822 Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, United States
Marriage 8 Dec 1853 Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, United Statesto Augusta Forrer
Census[6] 26 Jul 1860 Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, United StatesWard 2
Military[4] 1861-1864 Major, 12th U.S. Infantry
Occupation[4][6] Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, United Stateslawyer
Military[4][5] 14 May 1861 Commissioned as Major at enlistment in Company S, 12th Inafntry Regiment, Regular Army
Military[4] 1862 commanded 2nd Battalion, 12th U.S. Infantry
Military[4] Jul 1863 New York City, New York, New York, United Statescommanded Fort Hamilton
Military[4] Jan 1864-Mar 1864 commanded 1st Brigade, 2nd Division, 5th Corps, Army of the Potomac
Cause of Death? May 1864 Spotsylvania Courthouse, Spotsylvania, Virginia, United Stateswounds received at Battle of Spotsylvania Courthouse
Cause of Death[3] May 1864 Spotsylvania, Virginia, United Stateswounds received at Battle of the Wilderness
Cause of Death[4] 13 May 1864 Laurel Hill, Augusta, Virginia, United Stateswounds received (knee hit by shell splinter); leg later amputated
Death[1] 21 Jun 1864 Washington, District of Columbia, United StatesDouglas Hospital
Burial[3] 28 Jun 1864 Woodland Cemetery, Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, United StatesSection 102, Lot 1348
References
  1. 1.0 1.1 Bruen, Frank. Christian Forrer, the clockmaker, and his descendants. (Rutland, Vermont: Tuttle, 1939).
  2.   Peirce family; Forrer family; and Howard family. Forrer-Peirce-Wood Collection.
  3. 3.0 3.1 Woodland Cemetery & Arboretum. Woodland Cemetery Records Database.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4 4.5 4.6 United States. U.S. Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles.
  5. American Civil War Soldiers.
  6. 6.0 6.1 United States. 1860 U.S. Census Population Schedule.