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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1879

Vol. III
p317
2789

(Born Va.)

Alonzo L. O'Brien

(Ap'd W. Va.)

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

Second Lieut., 2d Cavalry, June 13, 1879.

Served: on frontier duty at Ft. Assinniboine, Mon., Oct. 6, 1879, to Oct. 4, 1881, — conducting prisoners to Ft. Snelling, Min., to Oct. 27, 1881 (leave of absence, to May 20, 1882), — Ft. Assinniboine, Mon., and Scouting (sick leave of absence, Nov. 17, 1882, to May 10, 1883), to Aug., 1883 (on sick leave of absence, to Apr. 3, 1884), — Ft. Custer, Mon., to May 24, 1884, — and Ft. Spokane, Wash., to Jan. 21, 1885; in garrison p318at the Presidio of San Francisco, Cal., to Apr. 2, 1885; and on sick leave of absence, to Dec. 12, 1886.

Died Dec. 12, 1886, at Weston, W. Va.: Aged 31.

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