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A military life has ever comported with my inclination. ---->>>

I will embrace the first opportunity to get to California and it is altogether probable that when once there I shall never again leave it. ---->>>

I have therefore concluded to apply for the privilege of becoming a Cadet at West Point. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: August 22, 1822
Die: September 5, 1894
Occupation: Soldier

George Stoneman, Jr. (August 8, 1822 – September 5, 1894) was a United States Army cavalry officer, trained at West Point, where his roommate was Stonewall Jackson. In the Civil War, he became Adjutant to George B. McClellan, who did not appreciate the use of centralized cavalry, and was therefore outperformed by the Confederates, who did (wikipedia)