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U.S. Army veteran, served at US Military Academy before the Civil War, relieved Gen. Heintzleman as Commander of the Department of Washington during the Civil War. After the Civil War, from 1867-1871, he commanded the Department of the Platte. 

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Biography: 
U.S. Army veteran, served at US Military Academy before the Civil War, relieved Gen. Heintzleman as Commander of the Department of Washington during the Civil War. After the Civil War, from 1867-1871, he commanded the Department of the Platte.
Citation Type: 
Website
Citation URL: 
https://doi-org.ezp.lib.rochester.edu/10.1093/anb/9780198606697.article.0500036
Title of Webpage: 
Christopher Colon Augur - American National Biography
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Citation for Birth Info:
Citation Type: 
Book or Book Chapter
Book or Monograph Title: 
Harpers Popular Cyclopaedia of United States History, Vol. 1
Author(s) or Editor(s): 
Benson John Lossing
Publisher Location: 
New York
Publisher Name: 
Harper & Brothers
Year: 
1890
Start Page: 
81
Citation Notes: 
Google Book: https://books.google.com/books?id=fvI8AQAAIAAJ&lpg=PA81&ots=vNJwk0coEq&dq=christopher%20colon%20auger&pg=PA81#v=onepage&q=christopher%20colon%20auger&f=false
Citation for Death Info:
Citation Type: 
Website
Citation URL: 
http://www.arlingtoncemetery.net/ccaugur.htm
Title of Webpage: 
Christopher Colon Auger - Arlington Cemetery
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