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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1833

Vol. I
p561
737

(Born Va.)

George H. Pegram

(Ap'd Va.)

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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 Infantry, July 1, 1833.

Served on frontier duty at Ft. Crawford, Wis., 1833‑36; as Adjutant,

(Second Lieut., 1st Infantry, June 11, 1836)

1st Infantry, at Regimental Headquarters, Aug. 1, 1836, to Sep. 16,

(First Lieut., 1st Infantry, July 1, 1838)

1838; in the Florida War against the Seminole Indians, 1837‑38, being engaged in the Battle of Okee-cho-bee, Dec. 25, 1837; as Aide-de‑Camp

(Captain, 1st Infantry, Aug. 5, 1840)

to Major-General Scott, Sep. 16, 1838, to Aug. 4, 1840; and in the Florida War, 1840‑41.

Resigned, Apr. 30, 1841.

p562 Civil History. — Secretary and Treasurer of New Jersey Central Railroad, May 1, 1846, to Sep. 9, 1854.

Died, Sep. 9, 1854, at Elizabethtown, N. J.: Aged 44.


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