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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1833

Vol. I
p559
734

(Born Ten.)

John W. McCrabb

(Ap'd Ten.)

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Military History. — Cadet at the Military Academy, July 1, 1828, to July 1, 1833, when he was graduated and promoted in the Army to

Bvt. Second Lieut., 4th Infantry, July 1, 1833.

Served: in garrison at Baton Rouge, La., 1833‑34; in Operations in Cherokee Nation, 1834; on Topographical duty, Aug. 22, 1834, to Sep. 1,

(Second Lieut., 4th Infantry, Dec. 28, 1835)

1835; in garrison at Ft. Mitchell, Ala., 1836‑37; and on Quartermaster

(First Lieut., 4th Infantry, Sep. 30, 1836)

(Asst. Quartermaster, Nov. 24, 1836, to July 7, 1838)

(Capt., Staff — Asst. Quartermaster, July 7, 1838)

duty at Boston, Mas., 1837, — and in the Florida War, 1837‑39.

Died, Nov. 6, 1839, at St. Augustine, Fla.: Aged 29.

Buried, St. Augustine National Cemetery, St. Augustine, FL.


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