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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1838

Vol. I
p709
960

(Born Pa.)

John C. Fletcher

(Ap'd Pa.)

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John Calvin Fletcher: Born Nov. 14, 1814.

Military History. — Cadet at the Military Academy, July 1, 1834, to July 1, 1838, when he was graduated and promoted in the Army to

Second Lieut., 6th Infantry, July 1, 1838.

Served: in the Cherokee Nation, 1838, while transferring the Indians

(First Lieut., 6th Infantry, Nov. 1, 1838)

to the West; in the Florida War, 1838‑40; and as Adjutant, 6th Infantry, at Regimental headquarters, May 28, 1839, to Feb. 1, 1840.

Resigned, Nov. 10, 1840.

Civil History. — Merchant, McConnellsburg, Pa., 1841‑44, and 1847‑69.

Died, Dec. 10, 1869, at McConnellsburg, Pa.: Aged 54.

Buried, McConnellsburg Presbyterian Cemetery, McConnellsburg, PA.


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