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George W. Taylor

Born: Nov 22, 1808

Death: Aug 31, 1862

Birthplace: High Bridge

Nationality: United States

George W. Taylor

Date of Birth : Nov 22, 1808
Date of Death : Aug 31, 1862
Birth Place : High Bridge

George William Taylor was a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He commanded a brigade in the Army of the Potomac before being mortally wounded at the Battle of Manassas Station in Northern Virginia. The poem "The General's Death" by Joseph O'Connor was based on George W. Taylor's death.

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  • George Taylor
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