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Officers of the U. S. Army - Ankeny
- Ankeny, Rollin Valentine
Captain 46 Ill infantry 14 Sept 1861
resigned 31 Dec l862
Colonel 142 Ill infantry 18 June 1864
Brevet Brigadier General volunteers 13 Mar 1865 for faithful and meritorious service
honorably mustered out 26 Oct 1864
[died 24 Dec 1901]
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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