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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1876

Vol. III

(Born O.)

Samuel S. Pague

(Ap'd O.)


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., 15th Infantry, June 15,º 1876.

Served: on frontier duty at Ft. Stanton, N. M., Oct. 22, 1876, to Sep. 23, 1877, — Escort and courier duty to telegraph constructors, Sep. to Nov., 1877, — El Paso, Tex., Nov. 9, 1877, to Jan. 18, 1878, being engaged in suppressing the riots at San Elizario, — Ft. Stanton, N. M., Jan. 21, 1878, to Apr., 1879, — Ft. Marcy, N. M., to Aug., 1879, — Ft. Garland, Col., to Nov. 16, 1879, — Alamosa, Col., to Jan., 1880, — Ft. Marcy, N. M., to Feb. 4, 1880, — Ojo Caliente, N. M., to Sep. 8, 1880, — Ft. Craig, N. M., to Mar. 15, 1881 (leave of absence, to Mar. 14, 1882), — Ft. Lewis, Col., to Nov. 26, 1882, — Ft. Randall, Dak., to Aug. 25,

(First Lieut., 15th Infantry, June 27, 1884)

1884 (leave of absence, to Oct. 10, 1884), — and Ft. Buford, Dak., to Apr. 29, 1886; as Professor of Military Science and Tactics, Pennsylvania State College, to July 1, 1889; on leave of absence, to Oct. 1, 1889; and on frontier duty at Ft. Buford, Dak., to –––––.

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

Military History. — Served: At Fort Buford, N. D., to May, 1891; at Fort Sheridan, Ill., to Oct. 4, 1895, and in arrest and awaiting sentence of General Court-Martial, until

Dismissed, Dec. 31, 1895.

Died July 7, 1899, at Chicago, Ill.: Aged 44.

Obituary notice in Annual Report, Association of Graduates, for 1900.

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