Thomas Sherwin
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Born: July 11, 1839
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Died: December 19, 1914
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Allegiance: Union
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Branch: Union Army
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Rank: Brevet Brigadier General
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Battles: American Civil War
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Thomas Sherwin (July 11, 1839 - December 19, 1914) was an American Civil War general and executive.

Life and career[edit | edit source]

Sherwin enlisted in the 22nd Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry in 1861 as a lieutenant. He was wounded at the Battle of Gaines' Mill on June 27, 1862. Sherwin was promoted to the rank of brigadier general after the Battle of Gettysburg for "distinguished gallantry".[1]

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