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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1837

Vol. I
p694
934

(Born N. Y.)

William G. Grandin

(Ap'd N. Y.)

44

Military History. — Cadet at the Military Academy, July 1, 1833, to July 1, 1837, when he was graduated and promoted in the Army to

Second Lieut., 4th Infantry, July 1, 1837.

Served: in the Florida War against the Seminole Indians, 1837‑38, being engaged in the Battle of Okee-cho-bee, Dec. 25, 1837; and as

(First Lieut., 4th Infantry, Apr. 1, 1840)

Aide-de‑Camp to Bvt. Brig.‑General Taylor, Oct. 28, 1838, to May 12, 1840.

Resigned, Oct. 3, 1840.

Civil History. — Counselor at Law, 1842‑61.

Military History. — Served during the Rebellion of the Seceding States, 1861‑62, on Commissary duty, as

Captain, Staff — Com. of Subsistence, U. S. Volunteers, Sep. 30, 1861,

till his appointment was negatived by the Senate, and

Revoked by the President, Feb. 3, 1862.

Died, Aug. 4, 1863, at Washington, D. C.: Aged 46.


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