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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1845

Vol. II
p228
1252

(Born O.)

Bezaleel W. Armstrong

(Ap'd O.)

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Military History. — Cadet at the Military Academy, July 1, 1841, to July 1, 1845, when he was graduated and promoted in the Army to

Bvt. Second Lieut., 1st Dragoons, July 1, 1845.

Served: on frontier duty at Ft. Leavenworth, Kan., 1845‑46, — Scouting on Western Prairies, 1846, — Ft. Leavenworth, Kan., 1846, — and

(Second Lieut., 2d Dragoons, Apr. 1, 1846)

Camp Page, Tex., 1847; in the War with Mexico, 1847‑48, at Vera Cruz and the City of Mexico; in garrison at Carrollton, La., 1848; and on sick leave of absence, 1848‑49.

Died, Feb. 17, 1849, at New Lisbon, O.: Aged 26.


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