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Lewis Merrill, ca 1834- d.1898

Nationality: American
Date of Birth: 1834 ca
Place of Birth: Pennsylvania
Date of Death: 1898.02.27
Place of Death: Pennsylvania

Identity:

Merrill was an army officer.

Life:

A classmate of Whistler at West Point, he served on the frontier and in the Civil War, rising to Brevet Brigadier General.

Bibliography:

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