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Officers of the U. S. Army - Alburtis
- Alburtis, William
2 Lieutenant 2 infantry 8 Mar 1837
1 Lieutenant 1 July 1839
Brevet Captain 2 Mar 1841 for gallantry and good conduct in war against the Fla Indians
killed 11 Mar 1847 at the siege of Vera Cruz Mex
Extracted from the Historical Register and Dictionary of the United States Army: 1789 - 1903. Names are followed by state or country where born and then the state from which originally appointed but when there is only one place listed, it indicates the state whence appointed, the place of birth not being known. Where "Cadet Military Academy" is indicated, the next date refers to the date he entered that institution, and the figure in parenthesis represents his standing in the graduating class.
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