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Page ix - York, during the winter of 1861- "62; in 1862 enlisted in Captain M. Crawford's company, known as the Oregon Escort, raised under an act of Congress for the purpose of protecting the emigration of that year to the Pacific Coast against hostile Indians crossing the...
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Page x - L. STOUGHTON, of Sturgis, was born in New York, March 20, 1827; received an academic education; studied law and was admitted to the bar in 1851 ; was prosecuting attorney in 1855, 1856, 1857, 1858, and 1859; was appointed by President Lincoln United States district attorney for the district of Michigan, in March, 1861, and resigned the same year in order to enter the Union Army ; served during the war as a colonel and brigadier general, and was promoted to the rank of major general by brevet for...