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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1866

Vol. III

(Born O.)

James B. Cole

(Ap'd O.)


Born Marysville, OH.​a

Military History. — Cadet at the Military Academy, July 1, 1862, to June 18, 1866, when he was graduated and promoted in the Army to

Second Lieut., 4th Cavalry, June 18, 1866.

Served: on frontier duty in command of detachment of Recruits, at Camp Sheridan, near San Antonio, Tex., Oct. 23 to Dec., 1866, — Ft. Inge, Tex., Dec., 1866, to Nov., 1867, — Ft. Clark, Tex., Nov., 1867, to

(First Lieut., 4th Cavalry, Aug. 25, 1867)

Mar. 24, 1868, — and Ft. McIntosh, Tex., Mar. to June 19, 1868, — on leave of absence, June 19 to Aug. 19, 1868; on frontier duty, at Brownsville, Tex., Aug. 19 to Oct. 25, 1868, — Ft. McIntosh, Tex., to Nov. 11, 1870, — and in Mexico, to Dec. 13, 1870.

Honorably Discharged, at his own Request, Dec. 13, 1870.

Civil History. — Counselor at Law, Marysville, O., since Feb. 8, 1872.

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

Civil History. — Lawyer, Marysville, Union Co., O.

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

Civil History. — Unknown.

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

(James Blakeslee Cole, Born March 17, 1844.)

Military History. —

First Lieut., 4th Cavalry, Aug. 25, 1867.

Honorably Discharged, at His Own Request, Dec. 13, 1870.

Civil History. — After leaving the service, read law, was admitted to the Bar Feb. 8, 1872, and engaged in practice of law at Marysville, Ohio; was for several years Referee in Bankruptcy.

Died Nov. 3, 1919, at Marysville, Ohio: Aged 75.

See Annual Association of Graduates, U. S. M. A., 1920, for an obituary notice.º

Thayer's Note:

a Lt. Cole's birthplace is from his AOG obituary.

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