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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1825

Vol. I
p363
425

(Born Md.)

George W. Garey

(Ap'd Md.)

34

Military History. — Cadet at the Military Academy, July 1, 1820, to July 1, 1825, when he was graduated and promoted in the Army to

Bvt. Second Lieut., 7th Infantry, July 1, 1825.

Second Lieut., 1st Infantry, July 1, 1825.

Served: in garrison at Ft. Gibson, I. T., 1826‑27, — and New Orleans, La., 1827‑28; on frontier duty at Ft. Crawford, Wis., 1828‑30, 1831‑32;

(First Lieut., 1st Infantry, Oct. 26, 1832)

in the "Black Hawk" War against the Sac Indians, 1832, being engaged in the Battle of Bad Axe River, Aug. 2, 1832; on Special duty near Ft. Crawford, Wis., 1832‑33; and on frontier duty at Ft. Snelling, Min., 1833.

Died, Dec. 10, 1834, in Talbot County, Md.: Aged 32.


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