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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1868

Vol. III
p123
2262

(Born N. H.)

Frank W. Russell

(Ap'd N. H.)

44

Born Plymouth, NH.a

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., 6th Cavalry, June 15, 1868.

p124 Served: in conducting recruits to Monroe, La., Nov., 1868; in garrison at New Orleans, La., to Apr., 1869; on frontier duty at Jefferson, Tex., to July, 1869, — Ft. Richardson, Tex., to June, 1870, — Scouting, to Aug. 31, 1870, — Camp on Wichita, Tex., to Jan. 20, 1871, — Ft. Richardson, Tex., to Mar., 1871, — Scouting, to June, 1871, — and Ft. Dodge, Kan., to June 10, 1872 (leave of absence, Dec. 11, 1871, to Feb. 19, 1872).

Resigned, June 10, 1872.

Civil History. — Merchant, Plymouth, N. H., since 1875. Asst. Inspector-General of the State of New Hampshire, 18–––.

Vol. IV
p185
[Supplement, Vol. IV: 1890‑1900]

Civil History. — Unknown.

Vol. V
p155
[Supplement, Vol. V: 1900‑1910]

(Born June 22, 1847)

(Frank Webster Russell)

Civil History. — Merchant, Plymouth, N. H. — 1st Brigade N. H. N. G., Captain and A. D. C., May 28, 1884; Major and Asst. Inspector-General, Dec. 11, 1885; resigned May 20, 1889; 3rd Infantry, N. H. N. G., (G) Captain, May 3, 1898; Major, March 7, 1899; discharged March 7, 1904; term expired; declined re‑appointment.

Military History. — Captain 1st N. H. Volunteer Infantry, May 10, 1898; Major, June 20, 1898. — Served at Concord, N. H., and Chickamauga, Ga.

(Honorably mustered out of Volunteer Service, Oct. 31, 1898)

— Residence, Plymouth, N. H.

Vol. VI
p137
[Supplement, Vol. VI: 1910‑1920]

Military History. —

Second Lieut., 6th Cavalry, June 15, 1868.

Resigned, June 10, 1872.

Captain, 1st N. H. Volunteer Infantry, May 10, 1898.

Major, June 20, 1898.

Served at Concord, N. H., and at Chickamauga, Ga.

Honorably Mustered Out of Volunteer Service, Oct. 31, 1898.

Retired from business, March 27, 1911; member of Military Emergency Board to organize and maintain New Hampshire State Guard, April 12, 1917; placed on retired list of New Hampshire National Guard with rank of Major, May 23, 1918; residence, Plymouth, N. H.

Vol. VII
p93
[Supplement, Vol. VII: 1920‑1930]

Military History: —

Second Lieutenant, 6th Cavalry, June 15, 1868.

Resigned, June 10, 1872.

Retired from business, Mar. 27, 1911; member of Military Emergency Board to organize and maintain New Hampshire State Guard, Apr. 12, 1917; placed on retired list of New Hampshire National Guard with rank of Major, May 23, 1918.

Address: Plymouth, N. H.

Vol. VIII
p43
[Supplement, Vol. VIII: 1930‑1940]

Military History: —

2d Lt. 6th Cav., June 15, 1868.

Resigned, June 10, 1872.

Died, Mar. 14, 1932, at Concord, N. H.: Aged 84.

Portrait and obituary in Annual Report, Association of Graduates, for 1933.º

Buried, Trinity Churchyard Cemetery, Holderness, NH.


Thayer's Note:

a Maj. Russell's birthplace is from his AOG obituary.


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