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Sullivan Ballou

Sullivan Ballou

Interment LocationVisited 
Providence, RIJuly 11, 2021 


Fast Facts

Born: March 28, 1829 in Smithfield, Rhode Island

Military Rank: Major — U.S. Army

Spouse: Sarah Hart Shumway Ballou (m. 1855-1861)

Died: July 29, 1861 in Manassas, Virginia

Cause of Death: Cannonball Wound

Age: 32

Interment: Swan Point Cemetery, Providence, Rhode Island

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