1189……..(Born P.)                   Robert Hazlitt                   (Ap’d O.)…………..23

 

          Military History. – Cadet at the Military Academy, July 1, 1839, to July 1, 1843, when he was graduated and promoted in the Army to

Bvt. Second Lieut., 4th Infantry, July 1, 1843.

          Served:  in garrison at Jefferson Barracks, Mo., 1843-44; on frontier duty at Natchitoches (Camp Salubrity), La., 1844, 1844-45; in Military

(Second Lieut., 3d Infantry, Nov. 3, 1845)

Occupation of Texas, 1845-56; and in the War with Mexico, 1846, being engaged in the Battle of Palo Alto, May 8, 1846, -- Battle of Resaca-de-la-Palma, May 9, 1846, -- and Battle of Monterey, where, in an assault upon the enemy’s intrenchments, he was

Killed, Sep. 21, 1846:   Aged 25.

  


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