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20322 KIA General Hiram G. Berry CDV ¾ view in uniform. He
participated in the First Battle of Manassas under the command of O.
O. Howard. For his gallant service at Bull Run he was promoted to
brigadier general in March 1862. His brigade fought in the Battle of
Seven Pines. Berry was then promoted to Major-General on
November 29, 1862. Berry was placed in command of the 2nd Division
of the III Corps, succeeding Major General Daniel Sickles, who had
ascended to corps command. Berry was killed by a sharpshooter's
round on May 3, 1863 at the Battle of Chancellorsville. . Back marked
Brady’s National Photographic Gallery, New York. $235