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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1825

Vol. I

(Born Mas.)

Joseph S. Worth

(Ap'd N. Y.)


Military History. — Cadet at the Military Academy, July 1, 1821, to July 1, 1825, when he was graduated and promoted in the Army to

Bvt. Second Lieut., 3d Infantry, July 1, 1825.

Second Lieut., 6th Infantry, July 1, 1825.

Served: on Topographical duty, July 5, 1826, to Mar. 31, 1829; in

(First Lieut., 6th Infantry, Apr. 22, 1830)

garrison at Jefferson Barracks, Mo., 1829‑31; on Recruiting service, 1831‑34; in garrison at Jefferson Barracks, Mo., 1835‑36; on frontier duty at Ft. Jesup, La., 1836, — Camp Sabine, La., 1836, — Caddo Country,

(Captain, 6th Infantry, July 31, 1837)

1836, — and Camp Sabine, La., 1836‑38; in Florida War, 1838;

(Transferred to 8th Infantry, July 7, 1838)

on the Northern Frontier during Canada Border Disturbances, at Sackett's Harbor, N. Y., 1839, — and Oswego, N. Y., 1839‑40; in garrison at Jefferson Barracks, Mo., 1840; in the Florida War, 1840‑41, 1842; in garrison at Ft. Shannon, Fla., 1842‑43, — and Ft. Marion, Fla., 1843‑45; and in Military Occupation of Texas, 1845.

Died, July 21, 1846, at St. Augustine, Fla.: Aged 39.

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