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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1888

Vol. III

(Born N. Y.)

Charles Corserº Gallup

(Ap'd Ky.)


Born Nov. 27, 1863, at Macedon, NY.​a

Military History. — Cadet at the Military Academy, Sep. 1, 1884, to June 11, 1888, when he was graduated and promoted in the Army to

Second Lieut., 5th Artillery, June 11, 1888.

Served: in garrison at Ft. Hamilton, N. Y., Sep. 30 to Nov. 24, 1888, — Ft. Schuyler, N. Y., to Jan. 25, 1889; on sick leave of absence, to June 26, 1889; and in garrison at Ft. Hamilton, N. Y., to May 8, 1890, — and at Alcatraz Island, Cal., to –––––.

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

Military History. — Served: At Alcatraz Island, Cal., to July, 1892. — Under instruction at the Artillery School, Fort Monroe, Va., Sept. 1, 1892

(First Lieut. of Artillery, 3d Artillery, May 28, 1894)

to Sept. 1, 1894 (Graduate, 1894). — On leave to Dec., 1894. — Garrison duty at Jackson Barracks, La., to Sept., 1895. — Professor of Military Science at the Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, La., Sept. 1895

(Transferred to 5th Artillery, Oct. 10, 1896)

Sept. 23, 1897, being on college vacation from June to Sept. 23, 1897, when he

Died Sept. 23, 1897, at Rochester, N. Y.: Aged 34.

 p461  See Annual Association of Graduates, U. S. M. A., 1898, for an obituary notice, with a portrait.

Buried, Macedon Village Cemetery, Macedon, NY.

Thayer's Note:

a Lt. Gallup's birth data are from his AOG obituary.

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