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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1887

Vol. III

(Born Ten.)

Samuel Seay

(Ap'd Ten.)


Military History. — Cadet at the Military Academy, July 1, 1882, to June 12, 1887, when he was graduated and promoted in the Army to

Second Lieut., 21st Infantry, June 12, 1887.

Served: on frontier duty at Ft. Du Chesne, Utah, Sep. 30, 1887, to June 21, 1888, — and Ft. Bridger, Wy., to Nov. 18, 1889; and at the Torpedo School, Willet's Point, to –––––.

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

Military History. — Served: At Willets Point, N. Y., to Oct. 1, 1890; on leave to Jan. 6, 1891; garrison duty at Fort Douglas, Utah, to Aug., 1891; at Bellevue Rifle Range, Neb., to Aug. 31, 1891; at Fort Randall, S. D., to Dec., 1892; at Fort Sidney, Neb., to May 24, 1894; at Fort Omaha, Neb.,

(First Lieut. of Infantry, 14th Infantry, Aug. 13, 1894)

to Feb. 8, 1895; on leave to May 11, 1895; garrison duty at Vancouver Barracks, Wash., to Sept. 30, 1896; on recruiting service at Portland, Ore., to Aug. 1, 1897; on duty with the National Guard of Tennessee, Aug. 5, 1897 to April, 1898; on duty as Quartermaster and C. S., in connection

(Captain and Asst. Adjutant-General, U. S. Volunteers,
May 12, 1898)

with mustering duty in Tennessee, to Nov., 1898;

(Honorably discharged from Volunteer Service, Nov. 30, 1898)

on leave to Feb., 1899; en route to and with regiment in Philippines to ––––

(Captain of Infantry, 23d Infantry, March 2, 1899)

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

Military History. — Unknown, no information having been received.

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

(Born Jan. 17, 1863)

Military History. —

Captain, 23d Infantry, March 2, 1899.

In Philippines, March, 1899; Military Governor of Siassi, Collector of Customs and of Internal Revenue, December, 1899, to Sept. 19, 1901; en route to U. S. with regiment to Dec. 1, 1901; at Fort Ethan Allen, Vt., commanding Company, to Jan. 21, 1902; at Plattsburg Bks., N. Y., Jan. 22, 1902, to April 20, 1903; en route to Philippines to May 27, 1903; at Camp Vicars and Parang, Mindanao, commanding Company, June 4, 1903, to May 20, 1905; (in the field in Rio Grande Valley, P. I., June 12 to July 28, 1904); en route to U. S., May 20 to June 12, 1905; at Madison Bks., N. Y., commanding Company, June 24, 1905, to Jan. 29, 1908; (Regimental Commissary, June 1, 1906; participated in maneuvers at Mt. Gretna, Pa., July 10 to Oct. 1, 1906; at Jamestown Exposition with regiment, April 23 to Dec. 1, 1907); en route to Philippines, Jan. 29 to Mar. 4, 1908; in Mindanao to March 24, 1910; (commanding regiment, May 9 to July 13, 1908); en route to U. S., March 24 to April 20, 1910; on leave of absence to

(Major, 10th Infantry, Aug. 28, 1910)

Sept. 24, 1910; at Fort Benjamin Harrison, Ind., commanding Battalion, Sept. 26, 1910, to March, 1911; sick at Hot Springs, Ark., to April 11, 1911, and at Walter Reed Hospital, Washington, D. C., to Dec. 4, 1913.

Died, Dec. 4, 1913, at Washington, D. C.: Aged 50.

Portrait and obituary in Annual Report, Association of Graduates, for 1915.

Buried, Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA.

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