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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,  p227 to 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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