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Wool, John Ellis, 1788-1869

 

Dates

  • Existence: 1788 - 1869

John Ellis Wool (February 20, 1784 – November 10, 1869) was an officer in the United States Army during three consecutive U.S. wars: the War of 1812, the Mexican–American War and the American Civil War. By the time of the Mexican-American War, he was widely considered one of the most capable officers in the army and a superb organizer.

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Webster Mss 833251
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Identifier: Mss 833251
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