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date: 26 January 2020

Getty, George Washingtonlocked

(02 October 1819–01 October 1901)
  • Steven E. Woodworth

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Getty, George Washington (02 October 1819–01 October 1901), soldier, was born in Georgetown, District of Columbia, the son of Robert Getty and Margaret Wilmot. Entering the U.S. Military Academy at West Point at the age of sixteen, he was a classmate of William T. Sherman...

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