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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1871

Vol. III
p181
2403

(Born Pa.)

Charles R. Ward

(Ap'd Pa.)

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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., 10th Cavalry, June 12, 1871.

Served: on frontier duty at Ft. Sill, I. T., Sep. 30, 1871, to Feb. 15, 1873, — Ft. Richardson, Tex., to Jan., 1875 (on escort to Texas Pacific Railroad Surveyors, Mar. 4 to Apr. 26, 1873, and on Expedition to Indian Territory, Sep. 10 to Dec. 4, 1874), — and Ft. Concho, Tex., Jan. 28, 1875, to Oct. 3, 1876 (Scouting, July 7 to Dec. 9, 1875); on Mounted

(First Lieut., 10th Cavalry, May 17, 1876)

Recruiting Service, at Atlanta, Ga., Oct. 3, 1876, to Mar. 10, 1877; on temporary duty at St. Louis Barracks, Mo., Mar. 11 to May 9, 1877; on frontier duty at Ft. Concho, Tex., June 12 to July 25, 1877, — Ft. Clark, Tex., to Jan. 11, 1878, — Ft. Concho, Tex., June 11, 1878 (on Indian Expedition, Mar. to Nov., 1880, and Mar. to Oct., 1881), to July, 1882, — Ft. Davis, Tex., to Sep., 1882, — Ft. Stockton, Tex., to Dec., 1882, — Ft. Davis, Tex., to Aug. 31, 1884, — Camp Rice, Tex., to Apr., 1885, — Ft. Grant and Scouting in Arizona, to Sep. 6, 1886 (in arrest, May to Aug. 5, 1886, and suspended from rank, to Nov. 5, 1886), — Ft. Thomas, Ara., to Nov. 30, 1886, — San Carlos, Ara., to Feb. 12, 1887, — Ft. Thomas, Ara., to Aug., 1887, — and San Carlos, Ara., to Sep. 29, 1887; and in arrest at Ft. Thomas, Ara., to Jan. 17, 1888.

Dismissed, Jan. 17, 1888, "for Drunkenness on Duty."

Vol. IV
p213
[Supplement, Vol. IV: 1890‑1900]

Civil History. — Unknown.

Vol. V
p184
[Supplement, Vol. V: 1900‑1910]

Civil History. — Unknown.

Vol. VI
p165
[Supplement, Vol. VI: 1910‑1920]

(Charles Richard Ward, Born April 22, 1850.)

Military History. —

First Lieut., 10th Cavalry, May 17, 1876.

Dismissed, Jan. 17, 1888.
Per G. C. M. O. No. 2, A. G. O., Jan. 6, 1888.

Died, March 15, 1901, at New York City, N. Y.: Aged 50.


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