: Carte de visite photograph of General James Brewerton Ricketts, from the William T. Sherman Photograph Album, ca. 1865-1880.
James Brewerton Ricketts was born on June 21, 1817, in New York, New York. He attended the United States Military Academy and graduated 16 of 31 in 1839.
He served in the Mexican-American War, the Seminole Wars and the American Civil War, where he reached the rank of Major General.
He died in Washington D. C., on September 22, 1887, and was buried in Arlington National Cemetery. View on Ohio Memory.
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: United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; Military officers; Ohio History--Military Ohio; Generals--United States Places
: General James Brewerton Ricketts photograph