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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1839

Vol. II
p13
1005

(Born O.)

William Irvin

(Ap'd O.)

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Military History. — Cadet at the Military Academy, July 1, 1835, to July 1, 1839, when he was graduated and promoted in the Army to

Second Lieut., 4th Artillery, July 1, 1839.

Served: at the Camp of Instruction, near Trenton, N. J., 1839; on the Northern Frontier, at Ft. Gratiot, Mich., 1839‑40, during Canada Border Disturbances.

Resigned, Mar. 31, 1841.

Civil History. — Counselor at Law, Ohio, 1843‑46. District Attorney of Fairfield County, Ohio, 1843.

Military History. — Served in the War with Mexico, as

Lieut.‑Colonel, 2d Ohio Volunteers, June 23, 1846,

Colonel, 2d Ohio Volunteers, Sep. 15, 1847,

till his regiment was

Disbanded, July 26, 1848.

Civil History. — Counselor at Law, Ohio, 1848‑51, — and at La Vaca, Tex., 1851‑52.

Died, Oct. 4, 1852, at La Vaca, Tex.: Aged 33.


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