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Catharinus P. Buckingham

Born: Mar 14, 1808

Death: Aug 30, 1888

Birthplace: Zanesville

Nationality: United States

Catharinus P. Buckingham

Date of Birth : Mar 14, 1808
Date of Death : Aug 30, 1888
Birth Place : Zanesville

Catharinus Putnam Buckingham was an American soldier, college professor, author, and industrialist. He served as a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War, and was the main assistant to the U.S. Secretary of War, Edwin M. Stanton, during part of the first term of the Lincoln Administration.

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