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 [decorative delimiter] Class of June 24, 1861

Vol. II
p829
1955

(Born Me.)

Henry E. Noyes

(Ap'd Mas.)

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Military History. — Cadet at the Military Academy, July 1, 1857, to June 24, 1861, when he was graduated and promoted in the Army to

Bvt. Second Lieut., 2d Dragoons, June 24, 1861.

Second Lieut., 2d Dragoons, June 24, 1861:
2d Cavalry, Aug. 3, 1861.

Served during the Rebellion of the Seceding States, 1861‑66: in the Defenses of Washington, D. C., June 27 to July 16, 1861; in the Manassas Campaign of July, 1861, being engaged in the Action at Blackburn's Ford, July 18, 1861, — and Battle of Bull Run, July 21, 1861; in the Defenses of Washington, D. C., July to Sep., 1861; in the Port Royal Expedition, Oct.‑Nov., 1861; in the Florida Expedition which captured Fernandina, Jacksonville, and St. Augustine, Feb. to June, 1862;

(First Lieut., 2d Cavalry, Feb. 15, 1862)

in the Attack on Secessionville, James Island, S. C., June 16, 1862, and at Hilton Head, S. C., June 18 to Aug. 27, 1862; in the Maryland Campaign, at the headquarters of the Army of the Potomac, Sep. to Nov., p8301862, being present at the Battle of South Mountain, Sep. 14, 1862, — Battle of Antietam, Sep. 17, 1862, — and on the March to Falmouth, Va., Oct.‑Nov., 1862; in the Rappahannock Campaign (Army of the Potomac), Dec., 1862, to June, 1863, being engaged on "Indicates a West Point graduate and gives his Class.Stoneman's Raid" toward Richmond, Apr. 13 to May 9, 1863, — and Combat at Beverly Ford, June 9, 1863; on sick leave of absence, June 13 to July, 1863, in the Pennsylvania Campaign (Army of the Potomac), July, 1863, being engaged in Skirmishes near Boonsborough, Hagerstown, and Williamsport; sick in hospital at Frederick, Md., July, 1863; on the Rappahannock

(Bvt. Captain, Aug. 1, 1863, for Gallant and Meritorious Services at the Battle of Brandy Station, Va.)

(Army of the Potomac), Aug., 1863, being engaged in several Skirmishes; at Camp Buford, Washington, D. C., remounting and equipping Company, Aug. to Oct., 1863; on sick leave of absence, Oct. 13 to Dec. 27, 1863; on Mustering and Disbursing duty for Draft Rendezvous, Riker and Hart Islands, N. Y., Dec. 7, 1863, to July 15, 1864; and as Aide-de‑Camp to Brig.‑General Indicates a West Point graduate and gives his Class.J. H. Wilson, July 20 to October 5, 1864; in Operations before Petersburg, July 20 to Aug. 5, 1864; in the Shenandoah Campaign, Aug. 17 to Oct. 5, 1864, being engaged in the Skirmish of Summit Point, Aug. 21, 1864, — Skirmish at Kearnysville, Aug. 25, 1864, — Battle of Opequan, Sep. 19, 1864, — and Skirmishes at Front Royal, Sep. 21, Milford, Sep. 22, and Waynesborough, Sep. 29, 1864; on leave of absence, Oct. 5‑26, 1864; as Acting Asst. Inspector-General of the Cavalry Corps, Military Division of the Mississippi, Oct. 26, 1864, to Oct., 1865, being engaged in the Battle of Nashville,

(Captain, 2d Cavalry, Jan. 25, 1865)

Dec. 15‑16, 1864, — and Pursuit of the enemy, skirmishing with the Rebel rear guard, Dec., 1864, — and in General Wilson's Expedition into Alabama and Georgia, Mar.‑Apr., 1865, participating in the Assault and Capture of Selma, Apr. 2, 1865.

Bvt. Major, Apr. 2, 1865, for Gallant and Meritorious Services
at the Capture of Selma, Ala.

Served: on frontier duty at Ft. Leavenworth, Kan., Nov., 1865, to June, 1866, — Ft. Riley, Kan., June, 1866, to Mar. 13, 1867, — Ft. Laramie, Dak., May 1 to Nov., 1867, — Ft. D. A. Russell, Wy., Nov. 17, 1867, to June, 1868 (leave of absence, Dec. 15, 1867, to Mar. 28, 1868), — Ft. McPherson, Neb., July, 1868, to May, 1869, — in the field to Nov., 1869, — Omaha Barracks, Neb., to Apr., 1870, — Medicine Bow, Neb., to Nov., 1870, — Ft. Sanders, Wy., to Mar., 1874 (escorting engineers making reconnoissance of Northwestern Wyoming, June 4 to Sep. 27, 1873), — Ft. Laramie, Wy., Mar. to Oct., 1874, — and Ft. Sanders, Wy., to May 3, 1875; on leave of absence, May 3 to July 23, 1875; as witness before Civil Court to Sep. 2, 1875; on frontier duty at Ft. Laramie, Wy., Oct., 1875, to May 13, 1876, — on Big Horn Expedition, May 23 to Oct. 28, 1876, being engaged in the Capture of Crazy Horse Village, Mar. 17, and Battle of Rosebud River, June 17, 1876, — Ft. D. A. Russell, Wy., Nov. 8, 1876, to Jan. 13, 1877, — Ft. Fred Steele, Wy., Jan. 14 to Sep. 23, 1877, — and Ft. Keogh, Mon., Oct. 24, 1877, to Aug. 15, 1878 (leave of absence, Mar. 14 to Apr. 25, 1878); on Mounted Recruiting Service, Oct., 1878, to Sep. 30, 1879; in command of Battalion at Ft.

(Major, 4th Cavalry, June 14, 1879)

Garland, Cal., Dec. 1, 1879, to Mar. 12, 1880, — of Ft. Hays, Kan., to May 30, 1880, — of Battalion in the Field, New Mexico, to Nov. 6, 1880, — Ft. Hays, Kan., to July 20, 1881, — Ft. Elliott, Tex., to Nov., 1881, — Ft. Craig, N. M., to Mar. 27, 1883, — of Battalion in the Field, to Apr. 8, 1883; on frontier duty at Ft. Craig, N. M., to June 28, 1883, — Ft. p831Wingate, N. M., to June 13, 1884, — Ft. McDowell, Ara. (in command), to June, 1886, — Tucson, Ara., to Oct., 1886, — Ft. Lowell, Ara. (in command), to Nov. 30, 1888, — and Ft. Bowie, Ara., to –––––.

Vol. IV
p133
[Supplement, Vol. IV: 1890‑1900]

Military History. — Served: At Fort Bowie, A. T., Major 4th Cavalry, until July, 1890. — Fort Walla Walla, Wash., until Aug., 1890. — Boisé Barracks, Ida., July 1, 1891.

(Lieut.‑Colonel of Cavalry, 5th Cavalry, July 1, 1891)

Fort Supply, I. T., from Nov., 1891 to Aug., 1892.

(Transferred to 2d Cavalry, Aug. 12, 1892)

Fort Huachuca, Ariz., until Aug., 1893. — Fort Wingate, N. M., until Sept., 1894. Fort Logan, Colo., until Nov., 1895. — Fort Wingate, N. M., until April 17, 1898. — Camp Thomas, until April 22, 1898.

(Colonel of Cavalry, 2d Cavalry, May 31, 1898)

— Commanding regiment, Mobile, Ala., to June 3, 1898. — Commanding Cavalry Brigade, Tampa, Fla., June 6 until Aug., 1898. — Commanding Cavalry Brigade, Camp Wikoff, L. I., until Sept. 22, 1898. — Commanding Cavalry Brigade, Camp Forse, Ala., Dec. 25, 1898 until Feb. 13, 1899. — In camp at Cienfuegos, Cuba, from Feb. 22, 1899 to ––––

Vol. V
p104
[Supplement, Vol. V: 1900‑1910]

Military History. — Served: in camp at Cienfuegos, Cuba, from Feb. 22, 1899 to May, 1899; Santa Clara, Cuba, to July 1899; Matanzas, Cuba, to Nov., 1901.

Colonel, U. S. A., Retired Nov. 16, 1901,
being over 62 Years of Age.

(Brigadier-General on Retired List, April 23, 1904)

Civil History. — Author of Noyes' Genealogy (2 Vols.) — Residence, San Diego, Cal.

Vol. VI
p97
[Supplement, Vol. VI: 1910‑1920]

(Henry Erastus Noyes, Born Aug. 23, 1839.)

Military History. —

Colonel, 2d Cavalry, May 31, 1890.

Colonel, U. S. A., Retired, Nov. 16, 1901,
Being Over 62 Years of Age.

Brigadier-General, U. S. A., on Retired List, April 23, 1904,
Act of April 23, 1904.

Civil History. — Author of Noyes' Genealogy (two vols.).

Died, July 14, 1919, at Berkeley, Cal.: Aged 79.


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