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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1880

Vol. III

(Born O.)

Francis J. A. Darr​1

(Ap'd at Large)


Military History. — Cadet at the Military Academy, June 24, 1876, to June 12, 1880, when he was graduated and promoted in the Army to

Second Lieut., 12th Infantry, June 12, 1880.

Served: on duty at the Military Academy as Asst. Instructor of Tactics, July 5 to Aug. 31, 1880; on leave of absence, to Nov. 29, 1880; on frontier duty at Whipple Barracks, Ara., to Mar. 27, 1881, — Ft. McDowell, Ara., to Jan., 1882, — Ft. Bowie, Ara., to July, 1882, — and Whipple Barracks, Ara., to Aug. 8, 1882; on leave of absence, to Nov. 8, 1882; in garrison at Madison Barracks, N. Y., to Jan., 1885; at the Military

(First Lieut., 12th Infantry, May 26, 1886)

Academy as Asst. Instructor of Infantry Tactics, to Aug. 28, 1887; and on leave of absence, to Sep. 1, 1887.

Resigned, Sep. 1, 1887.

Civil History. — Unknown, nothing authentic having been received.

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

Civil History. — Capitalist, "Sunnyside," Gladstone, N. J. — Coffee planter from 1887 to 1895. — Vice-Consul of the United States from Sept., 1888 to 1890, to Guatemala, Central America.

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

Civil History. — No change from report in Vol. IV. — Residence, Gladstone, N. J.

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

(Francis Joseph Andrew Darr, Born June 24, 1859.)

Military History. —

First Lieut., 12th Infantry, May 26, 1886

Resigned, Sept. 1, 1887.

 p302  Civil History. — Coffee Planter in Guatemala, Central America, 1887 to 1895; Vice Consul of the U. S. in that country, 1888 to 1890; capitalist at Gladstone, N. J. to 1918.

Died March 14, 1918, at Gladstone, N. J.: Aged 58

The Author's Note:

1 Son of General Francis Darr, U. S. Volunteers.

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