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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1875

Vol. III
p253
2592

(Born Ky.)

Charles W. Williams

(Ap'd Ky.)

43

Military History. — Cadet at the Military Academy, July 1, 1871, to June 16, 1875, when he was graduated and promoted in the Army to

Second Lieut., 18th Infantry, June 16, 1875.

Served: in garrison at Atlanta, Ga., Sep. 30, 1875, to Aug. 25, 1876, — Edgefield, S. C., Aug. 26, 1876, to Apr. 25, 1877, — and Morganton, N. C., Apr. 26 to July 25, 1877; in suppressing Railroad Disturbances in Pennsylvania, July 28 to Nov. 1, 1877; in garrison at Atlanta, Ga., Nov. 3, 1877, to Dec. 2, 1877 (leave of absence, Dec. 2, 1877, to Jan. 12, 1878), and Jan. 12, 1878, to July, 1879; and Quartermaster duty at McPherson

(Captain, Staff — Asst. Quartermaster, June 30, 1879)

Barracks, Ga., to Jan., 1882, — Ft. Brown, Tex., to Mar. 22, 1883, — Ft. Davis, Tex., to Oct. 14, 1883, — Whipple Barracks, Ara., to Nov., 1885, — Depot Quartermaster's Office, New York city, to July 1886, — and as Disbursing Officer at the Military Academy, to –––––.

Vol. IV
p261
[Supplement, Vol. IV: 1890‑1900]

(Charles Wilson Williams)

Military History. — Served: As Quartermaster at U. S. M. A., p262West Point, N. Y., to Dec. 23, 1890. — On duty in Quartermaster Depot, San Francisco, Cal., Dec. 31, 1890 to July 21, 1894.

(Major, Staff — Quartermaster, March 4, 1893)

— In charge of clothing Depot, Schuylkill Arsenal, Pa., July 31, 1894 to Sept. 17, 1897. — In charge of General Quartermaster Depot,

(Lieut.‑Colonel, Staff — Deputy Quartermaster-General, Feb. 4, 1898)

Jeffersonville, Ind., Sept. 22, 1897 to Oct. 3, 1898, and in charge of Principal Quartermaster Depot at Havana, Cuba, until he

Died Nov. 11, 1898, at Havana, Cuba: Aged 45.

See Annual Association of Graduates U. S. M. A., 1899, for an obituary notice, with a portrait.


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