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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1872

Vol. III
p198
2447

(Born O.)

George T. T. Patterson

(Ap'd O.)

37

Born Feb. 16, 1848, Antrim, OH.a

Military History. — Cadet at the Military Academy, July 1, 1868, to p199June 14, 1872, when he was graduated and promoted in the Army to

Second Lieut., 14th Infantry, June 14, 1872.

Served: on frontier duty at Ft. Fetterman, Wy., Oct. 6, 1872, to Sep. 19, 1873, — Ft. Sanders, Wy., Sep. 24, 1873, to June 24, 1874, — Ft. Cameron, Utah, July 10, 1874, to Apr. 10, 1877 (leave of absence, Dec. 9, 1874, to Apr. 18, 1875, and Aug. 6 to Oct. 27, 1876), — Camp Douglas, Utah, Apr. 17 to July 29, 1877, — Omaha Barracks, Neb., July 29 to Nov. 28, 1877, — Camp Douglas, Utah, to Dec. 6, 1877, — Fort Hall, Ida., Dec. 6, 1877, to Mar. 21, 1878, — and Ft. Douglas, Utah, to Aug. 31, 1881; as Regimental Quartermaster, Apr. 23, 1879, to June 30, 1886; on frontier

(First Lieut., 14th Infantry, Mar. 15, 1883)

duty at Camp on White River, Col., to July 12, 1883, — Ft. Sidney, Neb., to June 25, 1884, — Vancouver Barracks, Wash., to June 17, 1886 (leave of absence, to Dec. 22, 1886), — Ft. Townsend, Wash., to Oct. 15, 1887, — and Ft. Leavenworth, Kan. (Infantry and Cavalry School of Application), to July 3, 1889; and in garrison at David's Island, Sep. 26, 1889, to –––––.

Vol. IV
p225
[Supplement, Vol. IV: 1890‑1900]

(George Thomas Tillman Patterson)

Military History. — Served: At David's Island, N. Y., Sept. 26, 1889 to Oct. 15, 1891. — At Fort Townsend, Wash., to Nov., 1891. — At Vancouver Barracks, Wash., to July, 1892. — In the field in Idaho, quelling miner disturbances, to Sept., 1892. — At Vancouver Barracks, Wash., to May 26, 1894,

(Captain of Infantry, 14th Infantry, Oct. 14, 1892)

and on sick leave until he

Died Aug. 14, 1894, at Newburyport, Mas.: Aged 46.

See Annual Association of Graduates, U. S. M. A., 1895, for an obituary notice.

Buried, West Point Cemetery, West Point, NY.


Thayer's Note:

a Capt. Patterson's birth data are from his AOG obituary.


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