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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1868

Vol. III
p123
2259

(Born Ill.)

William T. Ditch

(Ap'd Ill.)

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Military History. — Cadet at the Military Academy, July 1, 1864, to June 15, 1868, when he was graduated and promoted in the Army to

Second Lieut., 1st Cavalry, June 15, 1868.

Served: on frontier duty at Ft. Vancouver, Wash., Oct. 31 to Dec., 1868, — Camp Watson, Or., Dec. 27, 1868, to May, 1869, — San Francisco, Cal., May, 1869, — Camp Halleck, Nev., to Oct., 1869, — Camp Winfield Scott, Nev., to Jan. 5, 1870, — and Ft. Vancouver, Wash., to

(First Lieut., 1st Cavalry, Mar. 1, 1870)

Apr. 24, 1870; and on leave of absence, to Sep. 7, 1870.

Honorably Discharged, at his own Request, Sep. 7, 1870.

Civil History. — Farmer, near Chicago, 1870, to 1884.

Died, May 1, 1884, near Chicago, Ill.: Aged 38.

See Annual Association of Graduates, U. S. M. A., 1885, for an obituary notice, with a portrait.º


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