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John Kemp Mizner
Brigadier General, United States Army
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John Kemp Mizner of New York
Appointed from Michigan, Cadet, United States Military Academy, 1 July 1852 (33)
Breveted Second Lieutenant, 2nd United States Dragoons, 1 July 1856
Second Lieutenant, 25 February 1857
First Lieutenant, 9 May 1861
2nd United States Cavalry, 3 August 1861
Captain, 12 November 1861
Colonel, 3rd Michigan Volunteer Cavalry, 7 March 1862
Mustered out of the volunteer service, 12 February 1866
Major, 4th United States Cavalry, 26 January 1869
Lieutenant Colonel, 8th United States Cavalry, 9 January 1886
Colonel, 10th United States Cavalry, 15 April 1890
Breveted Major, 4 October 1862 for gallant and meritorious service in the battle of Corinth, Mississippi; Lieutenant Colonel, 12 June 1863 for gallantry in action at Panola, Mississippi, and Brigadier General, United States Volunteers, 13 March 1865 for gallant and meritorious services during the war.
Brigadier General, United States Army, 26 May 1897
Retired from active duty 7 June 1897
Died on 8 September 1898

The General is buried in Section 1 of Arlington National Cemetery.

MIZNER, J KEMP
BRIG GEN USA
VETERAN SERVICE DATES: Unknown
DATE OF DEATH: 09/08/1898
DATE OF INTERMENT: Unknown
BURIED AT:   SITE 99
ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY


Posted: 17 July 2003  Updated: 4 September 2004
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JK Mizner Gravesite PHOTO June 2003
Photo By M. R. Patterson, 28 June 2003