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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1823

Vol. I
p314
350

(Born N. J.)

Elias Phillips

(Ap'd N. J.)

25

Military History. — Cadet at the Military Academy, July 1, 1819, to July 1, 1823, when he was graduated and promoted in the Army to

Second Lieut., 4th Infantry, July 1, 1823.

Served: in garrison at Cantonment Clinch, Fla., 1824; in constructing Military Road to St. Augustine, Fla., 1824‑25; in Creek Nation, Ga., 1825‑26; in garrison at Cantonment Clinch, Fla., 1826‑27; in opening Military Road from Georgia Line to Smyrna, Fla., 1827‑28; on Recruiting

(First Lieut., 4th Infantry, Mar. 30, 1831)

service, 1828‑31; in garrison at Ft. Mitchell, Ala., 1831‑33, — and Augusta Arsenal, Ga., 133; and in operations in Cherokee Nation, 1833‑35.

Resigned, Jan. 31, 1836.

Civil History. — Manufacturer, near Pittsburg, Pa., 1836‑52.

Died, Sep. 11, 1856, near Pittsburg, Pa.: Aged 57.


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