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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1853

Vol. II
p534
1596

(Born Ga.)

Owen F. Solomon

(Ap'd Ga.)

18

Military History. — Cadet at the Military Academy, July 1, 1849, to July 1, 1853, when he was graduated and promoted in the Army to

Bvt. Second Lieut. of Artillery, July 1, 1853.

Served: in garrison at Ft. Moultrie, S. C., 1853, — and Ft. Myers,

(Second Lieut., 4th Artillery, Nov. 25, 1853)

Fla., 1853‑54; on frontier duty at Ft. Brady, Mich., 1854‑55, — and Ft. Brown, Tex., 1856; in garrison at Jefferson Barracks, Mo., 1856‑57; in

(First Lieut., 4th Artillery, Oct. 31, 1856)

Florida Hostilities against the Seminole Indians, 1857‑58; and on frontier duty at Ft. Leavenworth, as Acting Asst. Adjutant-General, Feb. 6 to May 18, 1858, in quelling Kansas Disturbances, — and Ft. Laramie, Dak., 1858‑59.

Died, Sep. 27, 1859, at Ft. Laramie, Dak.: Aged 30.

Buried, Oakland Cemetery, Atlanta, GA.


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