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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1847

Vol. II
p314
1346

(Born Mas.)

Anson J. Cook

(Ap'd at Large)

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Military History. — Cadet at the Military Academy, Sep. 1, 1842, to July 1, 1847, when he was graduated and promoted in the Army to

Bvt. Second Lieut., 2d Artillery, July 1, 1847.

Served: in the War with Mexico, 1847‑48; in garrison at Ft. Columbus,

(Second Lieut., 2d Artillery, Sep. 8, 1847)

N. Y., 1848; — Ft. McHenry, Md., 1848‑49, — and Ft. Johnston, N. C., 1849; in Florida Hostilities against the Seminole Indians, 1849‑50,

(First Lieut., 2d Artillery, Apr. 15, 1849)

1850; in garrison at Ft. Moultrie, S. C., 1850‑51, — and Castle Pinckney, S. C., 1851‑52; and in Florida Hostilities against the Seminole Indians, 1852, 1852‑53.

Died Oct. 18, 1853, at Ft. Brooke, Fla.: Aged 30.


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