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The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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David McMurtie Gregg, ca 1833- d.1883

Nationality: American
Date of Birth: 1833 ca
Place of Birth: Pennsylvania
Date of Death: 1883.08.07
Place of Death: Pennsylvania

Identity:

A classmate of Whistler at the United States Military Academy at West Point, he was a professional soldier.

Life:

He served on the frontier and through the Civil War, retiring as Brevet Major General in 1865, after which he became a farmer, and was US Consul in Prague.

Bibliography:

Cullum Memorial Edition, Register of Graduates and former cadets, United States Militery Academy, West Point, 1980.