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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1866

Vol. III

(Born O.)

Charles L. Umbstaetter

(Ap'd at Large)


Born Lisbon, OH.​a

Military History. — Cadet at the Military Academy, July 1, 1862, to June 18, 1866, when he was graduated and promoted in the Army to

Second Lieut., 3d Infantry, June 18, 1866.

Served: on frontier duty at Ft. Harker, Kan., Oct. 22, 1866, to May 5, 1867, — Camp Hoffman, on Republican River, Kan., May 5 to Oct. 25, 1867, — Ft. Leavenworth, Kan., Oct. 30, 1867, to Sep. 1, 1868 (leave of absence, Nov. 24, 1867, to Feb. 11, 1868), — Ft. Larned, Kan., to

(First Lieut., 3d Infantry, May 13, 1868)

Dec. 18, 1869 (leave of absence, Dec. 18, 1869, to Mar. 24, 1870), — and at Ft. Leavenworth, Kan., to Jan. 1, 1871.

Honorably Mustered out of Service, Jan. 1, 1871.

Civil History. — Agent of Iron Manufacturers, Pittsburg, Pa., since 1871.

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

Civil History. — Agent for steel manufacturers, Pittsburg, Pa.

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

Civil History. — Unknown.

Vol. VI
[Supplement, Vol. VI: 1910‑1920]

(Charles Louis Umbstaetter, Born June –––––, 1846.)

Military History. —

First Lieut., 3d Infantry, May 13, 1868.

Honorably Mustered out of Service, Jan. 1, 1871.

Civil History. — After leaving the service, held positions with Lewis, Oliver and Philips and with the Republic Iron Co., of Pittsburgh, Pa. In 1905, went abroad and for some years resided in Luzerne, Switzerland, during summer and in southern France and northern Italy during winter.

Died, Jan. 9, 1913, at Clifton Springs, N. Y.: Aged 67.

Obituary in Annual Report, Association of Graduates, for 1913.

Thayer's Note:

a Lt. Umbstaetter's birthplace is from his AOG obituary.

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