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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1871

Vol. III
p170
2377

(Born Pa.)

Reid T. Stewart

(Ap'd Pa.)

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Born Mar. 25, 1850, Erie, PA.a

Military History. — Cadet at the Military Academy, July 1, 1867, to June 12, 1871, when he was graduated and promoted in the Army to

Second Lieut., 5th Cavalry, June 12, 1871.

Served: on frontier duty at Camp McDowell, Ara., Nov. 27, 1871, to Jan., 1872, — Scouting, to June 26, 1872, — and Camp Crittenden, Ara., and Scouting against Apache Indians, to Aug., 1872, being engaged in the Fight at Davidson's Cañon, Ara., where he was

Killed, Aug. 27, 1872: Aged 22.

See Annual Association of Graduates, U. S. M. A., 1873, for an obituary notice.º

Buried, Erie Cemetery, Erie, PA.


Thayer's Note:

a Lt. Stewart's birth data are from his AOG obituary.


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