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army officer , engineer

Zealous Bates Towner, American army officer, engineer.

Background

Towner, Zealous Bates was born on January 12, 1819 in Cohasset, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Nichols and Ann (Bates) Towner.

Education

Graduated from the United States Military Academy, 1841.

Career

Engaged in mil; general United States Volunteers for defense of ft. General United States Army, 1862. General fortifications Department of Mississippi.

General United States Volunteers and maj. General United States Army, 1865.

Connections

father:
Nichols Towner

mother:
Ann (Bates) Towner