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army officer

Wesley Merritt, American army officer. Served in Army of the Potomac until June 1864.

Background

Merritt, Wesley was born on June 16, 1836 in New York, United States. Son of John W. and Julia Anne Merritt.

Education

Graduated from the United States Military Academy, assigned to dragoons.

Career

Captain, Apr; major general United States of America, Mar. General vols; major general vols. General United States of America Served in Army of the Potomac until June 1864.

Membership

Served in Army of the Potomac until June 1864.

Connections

father:
John W.

mother:
Julia Anne Merritt