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Nathanial P. Banks

Date of Birth:      January 30, 1816
Hometown:        Waltham, MA
Education:          N/A
Final Wartime Rank:    Major General
Final Peacetime Rank:  N/A

Date of Death:    September 1, 1894
Place of Death:   Waltham, MA
Buried At:           Waltham, MA

Major Battles:      Jackson's 1862 Shenandoah Campaign, Cedar Mountain, Port Hudson, Red River Campaign

Interesting Fact(s):    Banks had little formal education, but succeeded in becoming a lawyer.  He became speaker of Massachusetts legislature.

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