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As the 19th President of the United States (1877-1881), Rutherford B. Hayes oversaw the end of Reconstruction, began the efforts that led to civil service reform, and attempted to reconcile the divisions left over from the Civil War. Learn more: http://go.wh.gov/8cP8fN
19th President of the United States, Rutherford B. Hayes (Delaware, OH) - Also served as Governor of OH, a US Representative, was a Major General for the Union in the Civil War, and was one of the founders of The Ohio State University
#19 Rutherford Birchard Hayes (October 4, 1822 – January 17, 1893) was the 19th President of the United States (1877–1881). As president, he oversaw the end of Reconstruction and the United States' entry into the Second Industrial Revolution. Republican
When the Civil War began, Rutherford B. Hayes offered his services to the state of Ohio. Governor William Dennison appointed him to the rank of major in the 23rd Ohio Volunteer Infantry. He saw much active service, rising to the rank of major general. He was severely wounded on September 14, 1862, at the Battle of South Mountain.