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army officer

Abraham Charles Myers, American army officer.

Background

Myers, Abraham Charles was born in 1811 in Georgetown, District of Columbia. Son of Abraham Meyers.

Education

Graduated from the United States Military Academy, 1833.

Career

Served in Seminole War in Florida. Served as captain Question Manager Department, 1839. Brevetted major, then colonel.

Chief quartermaster United States Army of Mexico, 1848. Commissioned lieutenant colonel Question Manager General’s Department, Confederate Army, 1861, became 1st quartermaster general, 1861, colonel, 1862, removed by Jefferson Davis, 1863, as result never reconciled to Davis.

Connections

Married Marion Twiggs.

father:
Abraham Meyers. Myers

spouse:
Marion Twiggs.