Born in 1843, he served in the Civil War as First Lieutenant and Adjutant, 8th New York Volunteer Cavalry.
He died in 1921 and is buried in Section 1 of Arlington National Cemetery.
His wife, Flora A. Lewis (1851-1926) is buried with him, as is his son, Louis H. Lewis.
Morgan D. Lewis; Quartermaster, 15th New York Cavalry.
Morgan D. Lewis (1843-1921), enlisted in the Civil War from Cherry Valley, New York.
Morgan D. LEWIS of Toledo, Ohio, married Miss Flora A. SMITH, eldest daughter of Ex-Commissioner, A.C. SMITH of Cobleskill, New York on 18 May 1869 at the National Hotel.
Lewis-Smith Marriage. At Cobleskill, May 18th. Morgan D. Lewis of Toledo Ohio and Miss Flora A. Smith, dau. of A.C. Smith of Cobleskill New York, May 19, 1869.
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Michael Robert Patterson was born in Arlington and is the son of a former officer of the US Army. So it was no wonder that sooner or later his interests drew him to American history and especially to American military history. Many of his articles can be found on renowned portals like the New York Times, Washingtonpost or Wikipedia.
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