The History and Legal Effect of Brevets in the Armies of Great Britain and the United States; From Their Origin in 1692 to the Present Time

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General Books LLC, 2009 - 528 pages
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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated.1877 Excerpt: ... HASKIN, JOSEPH A. (2d Lt. 1st Arty., July I, '39.) (Lt.-Col. 1st Arty., July 26, '66 ) Brevet Capt., April 18, 1847, for gallant and meritorious conduct at Cerro Gordo. Brevet Maj., September 13, 1847, for gallant and meritorious conduct at Chapultepec. Brevet Lt.-Col., Brevet Col., and Brevet Brig.-Gen., March 13, 1865, for faithful and meritorious services during the war. HASKIN, WILLIAM L (2d Lt. 1st Arty., Aug. 5, '61.) (Capt. 1st Arty., July 28, '66.) Brevet Capt., July 8, 1863, for gallant and meritorious services at the capture of Port Hudson, La. Brevet Maj., March 13, 1865, for good conduct and gallant services during the war. HASSLER, JOHN J. S. (2d Lt. 4th Inf., Feb. 19, '63.) (1st Lt. 4tA Inf., Aug. 25, '64.) Brevet Capt., April 2, 1865, for gallant and meritorious services in front of Petersburg, Va. HASSON, ALEXANDER B. 1 (Asst. Surg, June 29, '49.) (Surg. (Maj.), Aug. 17, '61.) Brevet Lt.-Col., March 13, 1865, for faithful and meritorious services during the war. HASTINGS, JAMES. (2dLt. $th Cav., July 17, '62.) (Capt. $th Cav., Aug. 11, '67.) Brevet Capt., September to, 1864, for gallant and meritorious services at the battle of Winchester, Va. Brevet Maj., March 31, 1865, for gallant and meritorious services at the battle of Dinwiddie C. H., Va. HATCH, EDWARD. (Col. 9M Cav., July 28, '66.) (Col. gth Cav., July 28, '66.) Brevet Brig.-Gen., March 2, 1867, for gallant and meritorious services at the battle of Franklin, Tenn. Brevet Maj. Gen., March 2, 1867, for gallant and meritorious services at the battle of Nashville, Tenn., December, 1864. HATCH, JOHN P. (Bvt. 2d Lt-, d Inf., July I, '45.) (Lt.-Col. 4th Cav., Jan. 15, '73.) Brevet 1st Lt., August 20. 1847, for gallant and meritorious conduct at Contreras and Churubusco. Brevet Capt., Septemb...

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