|Colonel, regiment engineers, Provisional Army of Tennessee, June 28, 1861.|
Brigadier-General, P.A.C.S., January 24, 1862.
Major-General, P.A.C.S., May 21, 1864.
Born 1817 in Ohio and appointed to USMA from Ohio, July 1, 1836, graduated 23 in a class of 42.
Served in the Florida War.
Took part in the occupation of Texas.
Served in the Mexican War.
Superintendent of Western Military Institute, University of Nashville.
Served in the thick of fighting during Civil War.
After the war became professor of engineering, mechanics and natural philosophy Georgetown, Kentucky.
Died, age 63, Brighton, ILLinois.
David L. Bush
Added: Jan. 10, 2005