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army officer

Oliver D. Greene, American army officer. Served in border troubles in Kansas, 1857-1858.

Background

Greene, Oliver D. was born on January 25, 1833 in Cortland County, New York, United States. Son of Geo. S. and Amelia Maxson Greene.

Education

Graduate West Point, July 1, 1854.

Career

Commissioned Second lieutenant, 1854. Lieutenant, 1861, 2d artillery. Captain artillery, August 3, 1861.

Major, July 17, 1862. On staff lieutenant colonel, February 27, 1887. Retired as brigadier general January 25, 1897.

Membership

Served in border troubles in Kansas, 1857-1858.

Connections

Married Kate Rich, October 1859.

father:
Geo. S.

mother:
Amelia Maxson Greene

spouse:
Kate Rich