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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1877

Vol. III
p293
2711

(Born N. J.)

Samuel H. Loder

(Ap'd N. J.)

71

Born Jan. 20, 1856.a

Military History. — Cadet at the Military Academy, July 1, 1873, to June 14, 1877, when he was graduated and promoted in the Army to

Additional Second Lieut., 9th Infantry, June 15, 1877.

Served: on leave of absence, awaiting orders, and joining company, June 15, 1877, to Jan. 8, 1878; and on frontier duty at Camp Baker,

(Second Lieut., 7th Infantry, Aug. 20, 1877)

Mon., Jan. 8 to Aug. 24, 1878, — Carroll, Mon., to Oct. 8, 1878, — Camp Baker, Mon., to Dec. 29, 1878, — Camp Baker, Mon.,º Dec. 30, 1878, to Jan., 1879, — Ft. Logan, Mon., to June 12, 1879, — and Ft. Benton, Mon., to June 30, 1879.

Died, June 30, 1879, at Ft. Benton, Mon.: Aged 23.

Portrait and obituary in Annual Report, Association of Graduates, for 1880.º

Buried, Belvidere Cemetery, Belvidere, NJ.


Thayer's Note:

a Lt. Loder's birthdate is from his tombstone, q.v.


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