Closson, Henry Whitney, age 0, cred. to Whitingham, VT
Service: USMA 54; 2LT, 1st US ARTY, 54, 1LT 1st US ARTY, 56, CPT, 61, Bvt MAJ 7/8/63, and Bvt LTC 8/23/64, for gallantry at Port Hudson, Miss., and in the capture of Fort Morgan, Ala., MAJ, 5th US ARTY, 76, LTC, 83, COL 4th US ARTY, 88; pr BGen, ret. 1904 [College: USMA 54]
Born: 06/06/1832, Whitingham, VT;
Arlington National Cemetery, VA
Source: Companions of the Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States, L. R. Hamersly Co., New York, 1901.