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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1837

Vol. I
p696
939

(Born Va.)

William Hardia

(Ap'd Va.)

49

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., 2d Dragoons, July 1, 1837.

Served: in the Florida War against the Seminole Indians, 1837‑39;

(First Lieut., 2d Dragoons, Dec. 1, 1838)

and on Recruiting service, 1839‑40.

Dismissed, Feb. 17, 1840, for Habitual Drunkenness.

Civil History. — School Teacher, Covington, Ky., 1840‑42

Died, Mar. 4, 1842, at Covington, Ky.: Aged 28.a

Buried, Linden Grove Cemetery, Covington, KY.


Thayer's Note:

a His tombstone (q.v.) reads in his 30th year.


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