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Augustus Whittemore Corliss, American soldier. Served in Civil War from 1862 as lieutenant colonel 2d Rhode Island Cavalry.

Background

Corliss, Augustus Whittemore was born on March 25, 1837 in N. Yarmouth, Maine, United States. Son of Robert Elwell and Asenath (Field) Corliss.

Education

Graduate N. Yarmouth (Me.

Career

Major 7th United States Inf. General United States of America retired, Apr.

Membership

Served in Civil War from 1862 as lieutenant colonel 2d Rhode Island Cavalry.

Connections

father:
Robert Elwell Corliss

mother:
Asenath (Field) Corliss