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William Gamble

United States Army general

Died when: 48 years 353 days (587 months)
Star Sign: Capricorn

 

William Gamble

William Gamble (January 1, 1818 – December 20, 1866) was a civil engineer and a United States Army cavalry officer.He served during the Second Seminole War, and fought for the Union during the American Civil War.

He commanded one of two brigades in Brigadier General John Buford's Division of Cavalry, in which he played an important role in defending Union positions during the first day of the Battle of Gettysburg.


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