909……(Born Pa.)                      Edmund Bradford                          (Ap’d Pa.)…….19

 

          Military History. --- Cadet at the Military Academy, July 1, 1833, to July 1, 1837, when he was graduated and promoted in the Army to

Second Lieut., 4th Artillery, July 1, 1837.

          Served:  in the Florida War, 1837-38; in garrison at Ft. Columbus, N. Y., 12838; in the Florida War, 1838-39; in garrison at Ft. Columbus, N. Y., 1839; at the Camp of Instruction near Trenton, N. J., 1839; on the Northern Frontier, during Canada Border Disturbances, at Detroit,

(First Lieut., 4th Artillery, June 25, 1841)

Mich., 1840, -- Recruiting, 1840-41, -- and Buffalo, N. Y., 1841-42; in garrison at Ft. McHenry, Md., 1842, -- Carlisle Barracks, Pa., 1842, -- and Ft. Monroe, Va., 1842-45; in Military Occupation of Texas, 1845-46; in the War with Mexico, 1846-47, being engaged in the Battle of Monterey, Sep. 21-23, 1846, -- and Siege of Vera Cruz, Mar. 9-29, 1847; on Recruiting service, 1847-48; in the War with Mexico, 1848, at Pachuca, Mex.; in garrison at Ft. Monroe, 1848; and on Recruiting service, 1848-49.

Resigned, May 20, 1849.

Civil History. --- Farmer, near Norfolk, Va., 1850-61.

Joined in the Rebellion of 1861-66 against the United States.

Civil History. --- Unknown

Died, Apr. 26, 1889, at Norfolk, Va.:   Aged 73.

 


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