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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1819

Vol. I
p233
220

(Born S. C.)

John L'Engle

(Ap'd S. C.)

18

Military History. — Cadet at the Military Academy, Mar. 28, 1816, to July 1, 1819, when he was graduated and promoted in the Army to

Second Lieut., Corps of Artillery, July 1, 1819.

Served: in garrison at Amelia Island, Fla., 1819‑20, — Charleston

(Second Lieut., 3d Artillery,
in Re-organization of Army, June 1, 1821)

harbor, S. C., — Ft. Monroe, Va. (Artillery School for Practice),

(First Lieut., 3d Artillery, Dec. 11, 1825)

p234 1826, — Charleston harbor, S. C., 1826‑27, — Ft. Constitution, N. H., 1827‑28, — and Ft. Monroe, Va. (Artillery School for Practice), 1828‑29; and on Quartermaster duty, at St. Augustine, Fla., 1829‑32, — Superintending repairs of road in Florida, 1832‑33, — at Charleston, S. C.,

(Asst. Quartermaster, June 29, 1829, to July 7, 1838)

1833‑35, — in the Florida War, 1835‑36, — and at Charleston, S. C.,

(Capt., Staff — Asst. Quartermaster, July 7, 1838: Declined)

(Captain, 3d Artillery, July 7, 1838)

1836‑38.

Resigned, Nov. 30, 1838.

Civil History. — Planter, Jacksonville, Fla., 1838‑64.

Died, Sep. 19, 1864, at Lake City, Fla.: Aged 64.


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