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army officer

Lorenzo Thomas, American army officer.

Background

Thomas, Lorenzo was born in October 1804 in New Castle, Delaware, United States. Son of Evan and Elizabeth (Sherer) Thomas.

Education

Graduated from the United States Military Academy, 1823.

Career

Major 4th Inf; General William O. Butler as chief of staff in Mexican War. General Winfield Scott, 1853. Made adjutant-general, given rank brig.

Connections

father:
Evan Thomas

mother:
Elizabeth (Sherer) Thomas