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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1836

Vol. I
p656
880

(Born N. Y.)

Robert F. Baker

(Ap'd N. Y.)

39

Military History. — Cadet at the Military Academy, July 1, 1831, to July 1, 1836, when he was graduated and promoted in the Army to

Bvt. Second Lieut., 7th Infantry, July 1, 1836.

Served: on frontier duty at Camp Nacogdoches, I. T., 1836‑37, — and Ft. Coffee, I. T., 1837; on Recruiting service, 1837‑39; in the

(Second Lieut., 7th Infantry, Jan. 19, 1837)

Florida War against the Seminole Indians, 1839‑40, 1840‑42, being engaged in the Skirmish near Ft. Waccahoota, May 17, 1842; and in garrison

(First Lieut., 7th Infantry, Nov. 26, 1841)

at Pensacola harbor, 1842‑43.

Cashiered, Mar. 16, 1844, for Drunkenness.

[Supplement, Vol. IV: 1890‑1900]

Vol. IV
p47
Died Dec. 13, 1845, at –––––: Aged 29.


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