Drury, Lucius Hollenbeck
Age: 0, credited to Highgate, VT
Unit(s): 3rd WI LARTY
Service: comn. CPT 3rd WI LTARTY 8/26/61, m/i 10/10/61, Chief of Arty, Gen. Van Cleve's Division XXI AC; WI GAR Post #167 named after him
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Birth: 12/20/1824, Highgate, VT
Burial: Rosehill Cemetery, Chicago, IL
Marker/Plot: Section 104
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Jim Craig
Findagrave Memorial #: 88675080
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 11/7/1865; widow Florilla C., 7/7/1884, IL
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Rosehill Cemetery, Chicago, IL
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Lucius H. Drury
CAPT. LUCIUS H. DRURY, formerly from Swanton, was dangerously wounded in the late war, in a reconnaissance in force by Gen. Van Cleve’s division, about 14 miles from Chattanooga. Capt. Drury commanded the 3d Wisconsin Battery, and was Chief of Artillery in Van Cleve’s division. He was struck by a bullet in the breast which went through him, coming out near the back-bone, but nevertheless survived.
Hemenway’s Historical Gazetteer, 1882, iv:1128
Submitted By: Deanna French.