Charles Garrison Harker Photo

Charles Garrison Harker

Born: Dec 2, 1835

Death: Jun 27, 1864

Birthplace: Swedesboro

Nationality: United States

Charles Garrison Harker

Date of Birth : Dec 2, 1835
Date of Death : Jun 27, 1864
Birth Place : Swedesboro

Charles Garrison Harker was a brigadier general in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He was killed in action at the Battle of Kennesaw Mountain in northern Georgia during the Atlanta Campaign. Fort Harker in Kansas, an active garrison of the United States Army from 1866 to 1872, was named in his honor.

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