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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1874

Vol. III
p226
2520

(Born Mas.)

Albert H. Mellen

(Ap'd Mas.)

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Born June 24, 1853, Brookfield, MA.a

Military History. — Cadet at the Military Academy, Sep. 1, 1870, p227to June 17, 1874, when he was graduated and promoted in the Army to

Second Lieut., 2d Artillery, June 17, 1874.

Served: in garrison at Ft. McHenry, Md., Sep. 30, 1874, to Apr. 30, 1875, — Ft. Monroe, Va. (Artillery School for Practice), May 1, 1875, to May 1, 1876, — and Ft. Johnston, N. C., May 2 to Sep. 21, 1876.

Died, Sep. 21, 1876, at Ft. Johnston, N. C.: Aged 23.

See Annual Association of Graduates, U. S. M. A., 1877, for an obituary notice, with a portrait.º

Buried, Brookfield Cemetery, Brookfield, MA.


Thayer's Note:

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


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