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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1849

Vol. II
p386
1426

(Born Ct.)

Horace F. De Lano

(Ap'd N. Y.)

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Military History. — Cadet at the Military Academy, July 1, 1845, to July 1, 1849, when he was graduated and promoted in the Army to

Bvt. Second Lieut., 1st Dragoons, July 1, 1849.

Served: at the Cavalry School for Practice, Carlisle, Pa., 1850; on

(Second Lieut., 2d Dragoons, Jan. 13, 1850)

frontier duty, at Austin, Tex., 1851, — Ft. Croghan, Tex., 1851, — and Ft. Mason, Tex., 1851‑52; at the Cavalry School for Practice, Carlisle, Pa., 1853; and on frontier duty at Ft. Conrad, N. M., 1853‑54, — Ft. Craig, N. M., 1854, — Scouting against Apache Indians, 1854, being engaged in a Skirmish at Agua Caliente, N. M., Apr. 8, 1854, — and at Ft. Bliss, Tex., 1854.

Died, May 24, 1854, at Ft. Bliss, Tex.: Aged 28.


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