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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1806

Vol. I
p76
13

(Born Mo.)

Pascal Vincent Bouisa

(Ap'd Mo.)

Military History. — Cadet of the Military Academy, July 17, 1804, to Mar. 6, 1806, when he was graduated and promoted in the Army to

Second Lieut., Reg. of Artillerists, Mar. 6, 1806.

First Lieut., Reg. of Artillerists, May 3, 1808.

Served in garrison at Atlantic Posts, 1806‑8.

Resigned, July 31, 1808.

Civil History. — Planter near Pointe Coupée, La., 1808‑11.

Died, 1811, near Pointe Coupée, La.: Aged 27.


Thayer's Note:

a The young man owed his appointment, by Jefferson himself, to the usefulness of winning over key Creoles in the just-acquired Louisiana Territory: see "The Chouteaus and their Commercial Enterprises", Chronicles of Oklahoma, Vol. 11, No. 2.


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