MASON, RICHARD B (VETERAN 2  WARS) - St. Louis City County, Missouri | RICHARD B (VETERAN 2  WARS) MASON - Missouri Gravestone Photos

Richard B (VETERAN 2 Wars) MASON

Bellefontaine Cemetery
St. Louis City County,
Missouri

Jan. 16, 1797 Fairfax County, Virginia
Jul. 25, 1850
Spouse: Margaret Hunter Mason Buell
US Army Brigadier General, California Governor. Commissioned an officer in the 1st US Infantry in 1817 and served in the Black Hawk War. He was promoted Colonel during the Mexican-American War and served in New Mexico Territory. Following the war, he was appointed Brigadier General and the sixth military Governor of California, serving from 1847 to 1849.

Contributed on 8/12/13 by tslundberg
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Submitted: 8/12/13 • Approved: 8/12/13 • Last Updated: 4/17/18 • R742313-G0-S3

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