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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1826

Vol. I
p378
455

(Born N. J.)

John M. Berrien

(Ap'd Pa.)

27

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

Bvt. Second Lieut., 2d Infantry, July 1, 1826.

Second Lieut., 5th Infantry, July 1, 1826.

Served: at the Military Academy, 1826‑28, as Asst. Teacher of Drawing, Aug. 30 to Dec. 15, 1826, — and Asst. Instructor of Infantry Tactics,

(First Lieut., 5th Infantry, Dec. 31, 1830)

Dec. 15, 1826, to June 14, 1828; and on Topographical duty, June 14, 1828, to Oct. 15, 1836.

Resigned, Dec. 31, 1836.

Civil History. — Civil Engineer, principally on Michigan Railroads, 1836‑76.

Died, Oct. 12, 1876, at Detroit, Mich.: Aged 73.


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