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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1865

Vol. III

(Born O.)

Frederick W. Bailey

(Ap'd at Large)


Military History. — Cadet at the Military Academy, July 1, 1861, to June 23, 1865, when he was graduated and promoted in the Army to

Second Lieut., 17th Infantry, June 23, 1865.

First Lieut., 17th Infantry, June 23, 1865.

Served in garrison at Hart Island, N. Y., Oct. to Dec., 1865; as Quartermaster, 17th Infantry, Dec. 31, 1865, to Aug. 1, 1866; in garrison at Hart Island, N. Y., Dec., 1865, to Apr., 1866; on frontier duty at San Antonio, Tex., May to Nov., 1866, — Austin, Tex., Nov., 1866, to

(Transferred to 35th Infantry, Sep. 21, 1866)

Apr., 1867, — Indianola, Tex., to May, 1869; in arrest to July 30, 1869;

(Captain, 35th Infantry, Oct. 7, 1867)

and awaiting orders to Sep. 1, 1869.

Dismissed, Sep. 1, 1869.

Re‑appointed, Jan. 24, 1870, with previous rank on the unassigned list, and awaiting orders to Nov. 19, 1870, when he was

Honorably Discharged at his own Request, Nov. 19, 1870.

Civil History. — Unknown, nothing authentic having been received.

Died, July 23, 1878, at Beyrout, Turkey: Aged 37.

See Annual Association of Graduates, U. S. M. A., 1883, for an obituary notice.º

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