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Edward Porter Alexander
|Allegiance||United States of America
Confederate States of America
|Years of service||1857–61 (USA)
|Rank||Second Lieutenant (USA)
Brigadier General (CSA)
|Battles/wars||American Civil War|
|Other work||Railroad executive, planter, and author|
Edward Porter Alexander (May 26, 1835 – April 28, 1910) was an engineer, an officer in the U.S. Army, a Confederate general in the American Civil War, and later a railroad executive, planter, and author.
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This monument on Seminary Ridge marks the location of Alexander's artillery.
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