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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1888

Vol. III

(Born D. C.)

Alexander W. Perry

(Ap'd N. Y.)


Military History. — Cadet at the Military Academy, July 1, 1883, to June 11, 1888, when he was graduated and promoted in the Army to

Add. Second Lieut., 11th Infantry, June 11, 1888.

Second Lieut., 10th Infantry, Aug. 21, 1888.

Served: on frontier duty at Ft. Lyon, Col., Sep. 27, 1888, to Mar. 13,

(Transferred to 9th Cavalry, Feb. 11, 1889)

1889; and in garrison at Ft. Leavenworth, Kan., to –––––.

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

Military History. — Served: At Fort Leavenworth, Kan., to Nov. 24, 1890; at Fort Robinson, Neb. (in the field in South Dakota, in campaign against Sioux Indians, Dec. 2, 1890 to Feb. 18, 1891, being engaged in the action with Sioux Indians at the Catholic Mission, South Dakota, Dec. 30, 1890), to May 22, 1891; at Fort Myer, Va., to Oct. 3, 1894; at Fort Robinson, Neb.,

(First Lieut. of Cavalry, 3d Cavalry, June 8, 1896)

(Transferred to 9th Cavalry, July 9, 1896)

to Aug. 24, 1896; Aide-de‑camp to General Coppinger, Aug. 17, 1896

(Captain and Asst. Quartermaster, U. S. Volunteers,
June 3, 1898)

to June 9, 1898; on duty at San Francisco, Cal., to June 30, 1898; Quartermaster, on the transport Arizona, July 27, 1898 to Jan. 20, 1899; of the 1st Separate Brigade, 8th Corps, at Iloilo, P. I., Jan. 23 to June 9, 1899; of the 1st Brigade, 1st Division, 8th Corps, at San Pedro Macati, P. I., to Aug. 31, 1899; Chief Quartermaster, 2d Division, 8th Corps, Sept. 2 to Oct. 24, 1899; Shipping Quartermaster at San Fernando, P. I., Oct. 30, 1899 to Jan. 5, 1900; Quartermaster of the 3d Brigade, 2d Division, 8th Corps, Jan. 5, 1900 to ––––

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

Military History. — Served: (Designation of 3d Brigade, 2d Division, 8th Army Corps.)

Note. — Changed to 4th Division, Department of Northern Luzon, Division of the Philippine Islands.

— Quartermaster of the 3d Brigade, 2d Division, 8th Army Corps, and 4th Division, Department of Northern Luzon, Division of the Philippine Islands, Jan. 5, 1900 to March 21, 1901.

(Honorably Discharged from Volunteer Service, March 21, 1901)

(Captain, 11th Cavalry, Feb. 2, 1901)

— Absent, sick, June, 1901 to Sept., 1902; joined regiment, Sept., 1902 at San Fernando de Union; returned to U. S. with station at Fort Des Moines, Ia., April, 1904; with regiment, to July 7, 1905.

Captain, U. S. A., Retired, July 7, 1905,
disability in line of duty.

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

(Alexander Wallace Perry, Born Sept. 5, 1865.)

Military History. —

Captain, 11th Cavalry, Feb. 2, 1901.

Captain, U. S. A., Retired, July 7, 1905,
For Disability Contracted in Line of Duty.

Died, Jan. 11, 1917, at Washington, D. C.: Aged 51.

Obituary notice in Annual Report, Association of Graduates, for 1917.

Buried, Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA.

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