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army officer

Richard Arnold, American army officer.

Background

Arnold, Richard was born on April 12, 1828 in Providence, Rhode Island, United States. Son of Lemuel Hastings and Sally (Lyman) Arnold.

Education

Graduated from the United States Military Academy, 1850.

Career

Engaged in road building and exploration in Northwest for 2 years. Chief of arty; chief of arty. General United States Volunteers, 1862, went to New Orleans.

Connections

father:
Lemuel Hastings Arnold

mother:
Sally (Lyman) Arnold