|William Redwood Price|
|Born||(1836-05-20)May 20, 1836|
|Died||December 30, 1881(1881-12-30) (aged 45)|
|Place of birth||Cincinnati, Ohio, United States|
|Place of death||Germantown, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States|
|Buried at||Laurel Hill Cemetery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania|
United States Army|
|Years of service||1861 — 1874|
Brevet Brigadier General
3rd Pennsylvania Cavalry|
6th U.S. Cavalry Regiment
American Civil War|
Price was born in Cincinnati on May 20, 1836 and entered military service when the American Civil War broke out by joining the Union Army as a captain in the 3rd Pennsylvania Cavalry. He was the Assistant Commissary of Musters of the staff of William W. Averell. Due to his skills in administration he was reassigned to Washington D.C. where he served as an Assistant Adjutant-General and then as Assistant Inspector-General in the Cavalry Bureau. He was brevetted Brigadier General in March 13, 1865. Staying in the army; he became Lieutenant Colonel of the 6th U.S. Cavalry Regiment. In 1867 Price organized a garrison of men from the 8th U.S. Cavalry Regiment and the 14th U.S. Infantry Regiment, stationed in Fort Whipple, to launch raids against the Hualapai during the Hualapai War. Price retired in 1874 and died in December 30, 1881 in Germantown, Philadelphia. He was buried at the Laurel Hill Cemetery.
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