: This carte de visite photograph shows General John Wallace Fuller, from the William T. Sherman Photograph Album, ca. 1865-1880. Fuller is shown wearing a dress frock coat or shell jacket with shoulder boards that indicate his rank. He is also wearing a hat with braided tassels around the crown and a wreath insignia on the front.
John Wallace Fuller was born in England on July 28, 1827. He moved with his family to Oneida County, New York, in 1833. In 1858, he moved with his wife and children to Toledo, Ohio, where he became the owner of a bookstore.
During the American Civil War, he served with the Ohio 27th Volunteer Infantry and became a Brevet Major General. He died on March 12, 1891, in Toledo, Ohio. View on Ohio Memory.
: AL04329 Subjects
: Ohio--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; Ohio History--Military Ohio; Generals--United States; Military officers; Civil War 1861-1865; Soldiers--Ohio--Photographs Places
: Toledo (Ohio); Lucas County (Ohio)