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Winfield Scott Usher.

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Military Affairs.

Winfield Scott Usher.

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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Congress -- Private bills,
  • Bills, Private -- United States,
  • United States -- Claims

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesRelief of Winfield S. Usher
    SeriesH.rp.1589
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Pagination4 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16109309M


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Army) Wars War of Seminole Wars Black Hawk War Mexican-American War American Civil War Winfield Scott () was a general inAllegiance: United States of America, Union. Winfield Scott (J – ) was a United States Army general, and unsuccessful presidential candidate of the Whig Party in Known as "Old Fuss and Feathers" and the "Grand Old Man of the Army," he served on active duty as a general longer than any other man in American history and many historians rate him the ablest Children: Virginia Scott, John Mayo Scott, Adeline Camilla Hoyt, Cornelia Scott, Winiford Scott.

(About) Winfield Scott was commissioned in the U.S. Army as a Captain of the Light Artillery in May He served for over fifty-three years, rising to the rank of Major General, serving as the commanding general of the Army from Julytill retiring in November Winfield Scott (J – ) was a United States Army general, and unsuccessful presidential candidate of the Whig Party in A national hero after the Mexican-American War, he served as military governor of Mexico was his stature that, inthe United States Whig Party passed over its own incumbent President of the United States, Millard Fillmore, to.

Winfield Scott Edgerly Brigadier General, United States Army: Born at Farmington, New Hampshire, onhe was educated in the public schools of Framington, the Phillips Exter Academy, and he graduated from West Point in He married Grace Cora Blum on Octo Scott is often cited as the most able American military commander between the careers of Washington and Lee.

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