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Ambrose Burnside

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Ambrose Everett Burnside was an American soldier, railroad executive, inventor, industrialist, and politician from Rhode Island, serving as governor and a U.S. Senator. 

As a Union Army general in the American Civil War, he conducted successful campaigns in North Carolina and East Tennessee but was defeated in the disastrous Battle of Fredericksburg and Battle of the Crater. His distinctive style of facial hair is now known as sideburns, derived from his last name. 

Burnside died suddenly on September 13, 1881 of "neuralgia of the heart" (Angina pectoris) at Bristol, Rhode Island. He was 57 year old. 

Where are they buried?

  • Swan Point Cemetery, Providence, Rhode Island
  • Burnside Family Cemetery, Bristol, Rhode Island
  • Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia

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Swan Point Cemetery, Providence, Rhode Island

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