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1852

George Smith Patton graduated the Virginia Military Institute

Other events that happened on or around 1852

1856

George Smith Patton moved to Charleston and organized the Kanawha Riflemen

Other events that happened on or around 1856

Jul 17, 1861

Patton and the Kanawha Riflemen met Union troops at the Battle of Scary Creek

1861

Federal troops headed up the Kanawha River for Charleston

Other events that happened on or around 1861

Sep 25, 1864

George Smith Patton died in the Battle of Winchester


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