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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1833

Vol. I
p546
719

(Born N. H.)

David E. Hale

(Ap'd N. H.)

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Military History. — Cadet at the Military Academy, July 1, 1829, to July 1, 1833, when he was graduated and promoted in the Army to

Bvt. Second Lieut., 1st Artillery, July 1, 1833.

Served: in garrison at Beaufort, N. C., 1833‑34, — Ft. Moultrie, S. C.,

(Second Lieut., 1st Artillery, Oct. 23, 1834)

1834, — and Ft. Severn, Md., 1834‑36; on Ordnance duty, Jan. 1 to

(First Lieut., 1st Artillery, Nov. 30, 1836)

Feb. 25, 1836; in the Florida War against the Seminole Indians, 1836‑37, being engaged in the Battle of Wahoo Swamp, Nov. 21, 1836; in garrison at Ft. Hamilton, N. Y., 1837‑38; in the Florida War, 1838; in the Cherokee Country, 1838, while transferring the Indians to the West; and on the North Frontier, at Rouse's Point, N. Y., 1838‑39, during Canada Border Disturbances.

Died, Apr. 30, 1839, at Plattsburg, N. Y.: Aged 24.


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