|Death: ||Jan. 30, 1849|
Cadet at the Military Academy, July 1, 1843, to July 1, 1847, when he was graduated and promoted in the Army to Second Lieut., 5th Infantry, July 1, 1847.
Served: in the War with Mexico, 1847-48; in garrison at East Pascagoula, Miss., 1848; on frontier duty at Ft. Gibson, I. T., 1848‑49.
Died, Jan. 30, 1849, at Ft. Gibson, I. T.: Aged 23.
Buried, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Fort Gibson, OK.
Fort Gibson National Cemetery
Plot: , 2102
Maintained by: MillieBelle
Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Offi...
Record added: Mar 04, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 3013932
Richard H. Long was a graduate of the U. S. Military Academy at West Point Class of 1847. A career biography of him is entry #1349 in Cullum's Biographical Register of the Graduates of the Military Academy; it is online.|
Bill Thayer (History of West Point)
Added: Dec. 31, 2010
Added: Nov. 22, 2007