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Andrew A. Humphreys
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Andrew A. Humphreys
Born (1810-11-02)November 2, 1810
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Died December 27, 1883(1883-12-27) (aged 73)
Washington, D.C.
Place of burial
Congressional Cemetery
Allegiance United States of America
Union
Service/branch United States Army
Union Army
Years of service 1831–1836, 1838–1879
Rank Union Army major general rank insignia.svg Major General
Commands held II Corps
US Army Corps of Engineers
Battles/wars Seminole Wars
American Civil War
Spouse(s) Rebecca Humphreys Hollingsworth
Relations
  • Joshua Humphreys (grandfather)
  • Samuel Humphreys (father)
  • Letitia Atkinson (mother)
  • Henry Humphreys (son)
Other work Authored Report upon the physics and hydraulics of the Mississippi River (1861) From Gettysburg to the Rapidan (1883) and The Virginia Campaign of '64 and '65 (1883)
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Andrew Atkinson Humphreys (November 2, 1810 – December 27, 1883), was a career United States Army officer, civil engineer, and a Union General in the American Civil War. He served in senior positions in the Army of the Potomac, including division command, chief of staff, and corps command, and was Chief Engineer of the U.S. Army.

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