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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1826

Vol. I
p367
435

(Born Ten.)

Bennett H. Henderson

(Ap'd N. C.)

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Military History. — Cadet at the Military Academy, Sep. 1, 1822, to July 1, 1826, when he was graduated and promoted in the Army to

Bvt. Second Lieut., 4th Artillery, July 1, 1826.

Second Lieut., 3d Artillery, July 1, 1826.

p368 Served: at the Military Academy, as Asst. Professor of Geography, History, and Ethics, Aug. 30, 1826, to Dec. 19, 1829; as Judge Advocate of the Western Department, Jan. 7, 1830, to Sep. 26, 1831; and on leave of absence, 1831‑32.

Resigned, June 30, 1832.

Civil History. — Counselor at Law, St. Louis, Mo., 1832.

Killed by being accidentally thrown from a Carriage,
July 8, 1832, at St. Louis, Mo.: Aged 27.


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