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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1867

Vol. III
p99
2201

(Born N. Y.)

Barnet Wager

(Ap'd Mis.)

46

Born Rhinebeck, NY.a

Military History. — Cadet at the Military Academy, Sep. 1, 1863, to June 17, 1867, when he was graduated and promoted in the Army to

Second Lieut., 2d Artillery, June 17, 1867.

Served: in garrison at Point San José, Cal., Oct. 30, 1867, to Oct. 19, 1870, — Presidio, San Francisco, Cal., Oct. 22, 1870, to Apr., 1871, — Camp Tulare, Cal., to May 20, 1871, — Ft. Monroe, Va. (Artillery School for Practice), June 22, 1871, to May 1, 1872, — Sitka, Alas., June 3, 1872, to Jan. 4, 1873, — Ft. McHenry, Md., Jan. 24, 1873, to July 18,

(First Lieut., 2d Artillery, Mar. 25, 1873)

1877 (leave of absence, Aug. 18 to Oct. 18, 1874), — and Quartermaster, 2d Artillery, Apr. 28, 1875, to Mar. 21, 1877 (sick leave of absence, Aug. 9 to Oct. 6, 1876); suppressing Railroad Disturbances in West Virginia and Pennsylvania, July 19 to Oct. 27, 1877; in garrison at Carlisle Barracks, Pa., Oct. 28 to Dec. 7, 1877; on frontier duty at San Antonio, Tex., Dec. 12, 1877, to Mar. 12, 1879; on sick leave of absence, to Dec. 31, 1880; in garrison at Hot Springs, Ark., to Sep. 22, 1881; and on sick leave of absence, to Aug. 9, 1883.

Died, Aug. 9, 1883, at Cleveland, O.: Aged 40.

See Annual Association of Graduates, U. S. M. A., 1884, for an obituary notice.º


Thayer's Note:

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


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