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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1883

Vol. III
p373
3006

(Born O.)

Charles H. Cochran

(Ap'd O.)

38

Charles Herschel Cochran: Born Oct. 13, 1860.a

Military History. — Cadet at the Military Academy, July 1, 1878,  p374 to June 13, 1883, when he was graduated and promoted in the Army to

Second Lieut., 7th Infantry, June 13, 1883.

Served: on frontier duty with the Department of the Platte Rifle Team at Ft. Omaha, Neb., Sep. 29 to Oct., 1883, — and at Ft. Laramie, Wy., Oct. 3, 1883, to July 7, 1887; on Rifle Competition, to Oct. 6, 1887; and on frontier duty at Camp Pilot Butte, Wy., to ––––

Vol. IV
p378
[Supplement, Vol. IV: 1890‑1900]

Military History. — Served: at Pilot Butte, Wyo., to Nov., 1890. — Under instruction at the Engineer and Torpedo School, Willets Point, N. Y., Dec. 1, 1890 to Oct. 1, 1891.

(First Lieut. of Infantry, 7th Infantry, Feb. 20, 1891)

— With regiment at Fort Logan, Colo., until he

Died Sept. 29, 1892, at Fort Logan, Colo.: Aged 33.

Portrait and obituary in Annual Report, Association of Graduates, for 1893.º

Buried, Woodlawn Cemetery, Zanesville, OH.


Thayer's Note:

a Lt. Cochran's full name and birthdate are from his tombstone, q.v.


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