Brevet Major

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Military Career Of Stonewall Jackson - Mexican War Service
... In April 1847, Jackson was informed that his brevet (temporary) rank of Second Lieutenant was now being made permanent in the United States Army. 20, 1847, Jackson had been promoted to First Lieutenant with recommendations made for brevet promotions to both Captain and Major ... last days of February that Jackson had been promoted to Brevet Captain with a date of rank from August 20, 1847 ...
1st Regiment Michigan Volunteer Sharpshooters - Commanders
... DeLand was promoted to Brevet Brigadier General for "faithful, gallant, and meritorious service" on 14 March 1865 ... He was posthumously promoted to major ... Murdock was promoted to Brevet Major on 4 December 1864 ...

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