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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1876

Vol. III

(Born Ind.)

Charles S. Hall

(Ap'd Ind.)


Born Evansville, IN.​a

Military History. — Cadet at the Military Academy, July 1, 1872, to June 14, 1876, when he was graduated and promoted in the Army to

Second Lieut., 13th Infantry, June 15,º 1876.

Served: in garrison at Vicksburg, Mis., Sep. 30 to Nov. 11, 1876, — New Orleans, La., Nov. 13, 1876, to June 1, 1877, — and Jackson Barracks, La., to Sep. 7, 1877; in suppressing Railroad Disturbances in Pennsylvania, to Oct. 31, 1877; in garrison at Jackson Barracks, La., Oct. 31, 1877, to Sep., 1878; with steamer J. M. Chambers, at St. Louis, Mo., "having volunteered his services in connection with distribution of supplies at points infected by Yellow Fever," Oct. 1‑29, 1878; on delay, Oct. 29, 1878, to Feb. 1, 1879; in garrison at Jackson Barracks, La., to June 14, 1879, — Atlanta, Ga., to Oct. 29, 1879 (leave of absence, to Feb. 27, 1880), — and Jackson Barracks, La., to June 23, 1880; on frontier duty at Ft. Lewis, Col., to Nov. 9, 1881, — and Ft. Cummings, N. M. (commanding Indian Scouts in the field, Apr. 1882), to Aug. 26, 1883; at Infantry and Cavalry School for Practice, Ft. Leavenworth, Kan., to July 3, 1885; on delay, to Sep. 1, 1885; and on frontier duty at Ft. Bayard, N. M. (leave of absence, Nov. 4, 1886, to Feb. 5, 1887, and commanding

(First Lieut., 13th Infantry, May 1, 1887)

Indian Scouts in "Geronimo Campaign"), to May 31, 1888, — and Ft. Sill, I. T., to –––––.

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

Military History. — Served: At Fort Sill, Okla., to March, 1890; at Fort Reno, Okla., to April, 1890; at Camp Wade, Okla., to Sept. 7, 1890. — On recruiting service at Fort Wayne, Ind., to Oct. 6, 1892. — Garrison duty at Fort Supply, I. T., to Feb. 25, 1893; (Regimental Quartermaster, March 1, 1893 to March 31, 1896); at Fort Sill, Okla., to Oct. 3, 1894; at Fort Niagara, N. Y., to April 6, 1896; at Fort Porter, N. Y., to Jan. 10, 1897. — On leave of absence, until he

Resigned, Feb. 15, 1897.

Civil History. — Unknown.

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

Civil History. — Unknown.

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

(Charles Scott Hall, Born July 6, 1851.)

Military History. —

First Lieut., 13th Infantry, March 1, 1887.

Resigned, Feb. 15, 1897.

Appointed Captain in Provisional Regiment of Illinois Infantry, Colonel Indicates a West Point graduate and gives his Class.Hugh T. Reed, Spanish-American War, 1898; appointed Captain in Provisional Regiment of Illinois Cavalry, Colonel Victor Durand, 1898; neither regiment was called into active service although organized and commissions issued by Governor of the State; since resignation has engaged in civil pursuits.

Address: Addressograph Co., 901 Van Buren St., Chicago, Ill.

Vol. VII
[Supplement, Vol. VII: 1920‑1930]

Military History: —

First Lieutenant, 13th Infantry, Mar. 1, 1887.

Resigned, Feb. 15, 1897.

Died May 2, 1929, at New Orleans, La.: Aged 77.

Portrait and obituary in Annual Report, Association of Graduates, for 1931.

Buried, Oak Woods Cemetery, Chicago, IL.​b

Thayer's Notes:

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

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b Lt. Hall's burial place is from his AOG obituary.

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