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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1879

Vol. III
p317
2788

(Born S. C.)

Allena R. Jordan

(Ap'd S. C.)

29

Military History. — Cadet at the Military Academy, Sep. 1, 1875, to June 13, 1879, when he was graduated and promoted in the Army to

Second Lieut., 3d Cavalry, June 13, 1879.

Served: on frontier duty at Ft. McPherson, Neb., Sep. 30 to Oct. 1, 1879, — Ute Expedition, to Dec. 4, 1879, — Ft. Laramie, Wy., to Apr. 23, 1880, — Ft. D. A. Russell, Wy., to Oct. 27, 1880, — Ft. Washakie, Wy., to May 3, 1882, — and Whipple Barracks, Ara., and Scouting, to Dec. 13, 1882, when from exposure he

Died, Dec. 13, 1882, near Ft. Verde, Ara.: Aged 28.

Obituary notice in Annual Report, Association of Graduates, for 1883.


Thayer's Note:

a In his AOG obituary (a brief notice taken from the Army and Navy Journal), his first name is spelled Allan; the Official Register of Officers and Cadets of the U. S. Military Academy, 1876‑1879, consistently spells Allen.


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