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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1877

Vol. III

(Born Pa.)

Thomas C. Patterson

(Ap'd O.)


Military History. — Cadet at the Military Academy, Sep. 1, 1873, to June 14, 1877, when he was graduated and promoted in the Army to

Second Lieut., 1st Artillery, June 15, 1877.

Served: on leave of absence and awaiting orders, June 15 to Dec. 1, 1877; in garrison at Ft. Warren, Mass., Dec. 1, 1877, to Sep. 23, 1878, — Ft. Adams, R. I., Oct. 1, 1878, to Oct. 1, 1880, — Ft. Warren, Mas., to Feb. 3, 1881, — Ft. Columbus, N. Y. (leave of absence, Mar. 22 to Aug. 23,

(First Lieut., 1st Artillery, Jan. 2, 1881)

1881), to Nov. 10, 1881, — and Alcatraz Island, Cal., to Aug., 1882; at the Military Academy as Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Mineralogy, and Geology, Aug. 28, 1882, to Aug. 28, 1886; and in garrison at Ft. Monroe, Va. (Artillery School for Practice) to Sep. 1, 1888, — Vancouver Barracks, Wash., Oct. 24, 1888, to Jan. 25, 1889, — and Presidio of San Francisco, Cal., to –––––.

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

(Thomas Calvin Patterson)

Military History. — Served: At Presidio, San Francisco, Cal., to May, 1890. — At Fort Douglas, Utah, to Oct., 1890. — On leave in Europe to April, 1891. — Garrison duty at Fort Wadsworth, N. Y., to Nov., 1891. — At Fort Columbus, N. Y., to Oct., 1892. — On sick leave in Europe to Sept., 1893. — Garrison duty at Fort Columbus, N. Y., until

Retired from Active Service,
for disability in the line of duty, Oct. 2, 1894.

Died April 15, 1896, at Pau, France: Aged 40.

See Annual Association of Graduates, U. S. M. A., 1896, for an obituary notice, with a portrait.º

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