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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1868

Vol. III

(Born Md.)

David Stewartº Denisonº

(Ap'd Md.)


Born Feb. 10, 1845, Baltimore, MD.​a

Military History. — Cadet at the Military Academy, July 1, 1864, to June 15, 1868, when he was graduated and promoted in the Army to

Second Lieut., 5th Artillery, June 15, 1868.

Served: in garrison at Camp Williams, Va., Oct. 1, 1868, to July 29, 1869; on Court-martial duty, to Oct. 12, 1869; at the Military Academy as Assistant Professor of Spanish, Oct. 18, 1869, to Aug. 29, 1870; in garrison at Ft. Adams, R. I., to May 18, 1871, — Ft. Monroe, Va. (Artillery School for Practice), June 10, 1871, to May 1, 1872, — and Ft. Sullivan, Me., to Aug. 12, 1872; at the Military Academy as Principal Assistant Professor of Spanish, Aug. 28, 1872, to Aug. 28, 1875; in garrison at Ft. Independence, Mas., Sep. 1 to Dec., 1875, — and Charleston, S. C.,

(First Lieut., 5th Artillery, Mar. 11, 1876)

to Apr. 9, 1876; and on leave of absence in Europe, to Apr. 9, 1877.

Resigned, Apr. 9, 1877.

Civil History. — Farmer, Warren County, N. Y., since 1877.

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

Died, July 1, 1898, at Lake George, N. Y.: Aged 53.

See Annual Association of Graduates, U. S. M. A., 1899, for an obituary notice, with a portrait.

Thayer's Note:

a Lt. Denison's birth data are from his AOG obituary.

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