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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1865

Vol. III

(Born Pa.)

William Krause

(Ap'd at Large)


Born Apr. 12, 1845, Harrisburg, PA.​a

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

Second Lieut., 19th Infantry, June 23, 1865.

First Lieut., 19th Infantry, June 23, 1865.

Served: in garrison at Augusta, Ga., Oct., 1865, to Jan., 1866; on frontier duty at Camden, Ark., Feb. to Apr., 1866, — Little Rock, Ark., Apr.‑May, 1866, — and at Camden, Ark., May to Aug., 1866; on sick leave of absence, Aug. 26, 1866, to Aug., 1867; on frontier duty at Ft.

(Transferred to 37th Infantry, Sep. 21, 1866)

Sumner, N. M., July, 1867, to Nov., 1869, — Ft. Dodge, Kan., to Oct.,

(Transferred to 3d Infantry, Aug. 11, 1869)

1871, — Ft. Wallace, Kan., to Apr., 1872, — and Ft. Dodge, Kan., to Jan., 1873; in garrison at Newport Barracks, Ky., Jan. 24, 1873, to Mar. 25, 1874, — Ft. Columbus, N. Y., Mar. 30 to Nov. 2, 1874, — Jackson Barracks, La., Dec. 8, 1874, to May, 1877, — Mobile Barracks, Ala.,  p51 June, 1877, — Indianapolis Arsenal, Ind., Scranton, Pa., and Corinne, Utah, to Oct., 1877; and on frontier duty at Helena, Mon., Nov. 7, 1877, to May 22, 1878, — Camp on Marias River, Mon., July 26 to Sep. 15, 1878, — Ft. Benton, Mon., Sep. 16, 1878, to Aug., 1881, — Ft. Shaw, Mon. (leave of absence, Dec. 17, 1883, to Mar. 27, 1884), to Aug. 3, 1885, — Ft. Missoula, Mon., to May 21, 1888, — and Ft. Meade, Dak., to

(Captain, 3d Infantry, July 1, 1885)

Dec. 6, 1888; on leave of absence to Apr. 5, 1889, and sick leave of absence to Nov. 4, 1889; and awaiting retirement to –––––.

Vol. IV
[Supplement, Vol. IV: 1890‑1900]

Military History. —

Retired from Active Service, for disability in the line of duty,
April 23, 1890.

Civil History. — Physician and surgeon, Philadelphia, Pa.

Vol. V
[Supplement, Vol. V: 1900‑1910]

Military History. — (Served, by authority of the Secretary of War, while a Cadet on leave of absence from the Military Academy, as Aide-de‑Camp to Major-General Indicates a West Point graduate and gives his Class.D. N. Couch, Commanding the Department of the Susquehanna, during the Gettysburg campaign, June and July, 1863.) — Retired officer.

Died, Jan. 24, 1901, at Philadelphia, Penn.: Aged 56.

See Annual Association of Graduates, U. S. M. A., 1901, for an obituary notice, with a portrait.

Buried, Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA.

Thayer's Note:

a Capt. Krause's birth data are from his AOG obituary.

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