William Mckee Dunn
William McKee Dunn was a US Representative from Indiana and the Judge Advocate General of the United States Army.
Dunn attended school in the first schoolhouse in Hanover.
He subsequently studied law .
He was admitted to the bar in 1837.
He was a delegate to the state constitutional convention in 1850. He was an unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1862 to the Thirty-eighth Congress.
Following the Civil War, Dunn stayed in the Regular Army. He was promoted to brigadier general and Judge Advocate General on December 1, 1875. He retired from the army on January 22, 1881.
He was appointed lieutenant colonel and Assistant Judge Advocate General of the United States Army on June 22, 1864.
At the end of the war, he was brevetted as a brigadier general dating from March 13, 1865.
He was promoted to brigadier general and Judge Advocate General on December 1, 1875.