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James Hoffman Hill, ca 1834- d.1890

Nationality: American
Date of Birth: 1834 ca
Place of Birth: Maine
Date of Death: 1890.06.06
Place of Death: North Carolina

Identity:

James ('Jimmie') Hoffman Hill was a class-mate of JW's at West Point Military Academy.

Life:

Henry Martyn Lazelle, another fellow pupil of West Point, described Hill to JW in 1878 as 'sunk out of sight in the swarming of civil life' [#02497].