cadet at West Point

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  • This word is in use among the cadets at West Point, with the same meaning. Cited from A Collection of College Words and Customs, by Benjamin Homer Hall
  • He was afterwards appointed a cadet at West Point, but failed to graduate there for the same reason. Cited from McGuffey's Sixth Eclectic Reader, by William Holmes McGuffey
  • He also was commandant of cadets at West Point for four years.
  • Application was made for his appointment from Virginia as a cadet at West Point. Cited from A Life of Gen. Robert E. Lee, by John Esten Cooke
  • During his term of service he gave the appointment of cadet at West Point to his nephew William. Cited from Heroes of the Great Conflict; William Farrar Smith, by Wilson
  • A number of young men have been appointed as cadets at West Point, but the life has not been by any means an easy one. Cited from History of Negro Soldiers in the Spanish-American War, Edward A. Johnson
  • This title dates back to when the Cadets at West Point were taught swordsmanship as part of their military & physical training.
  • He later served as a tactical officer and military history teacher and as assistant commandant of cadets at West Point.
  • It is a shame that those cadets at West Point are so starved. Cited from Army Letters from an Officer's Wife, by F.M.A. Roe
  • Also included are a number of officers who were cadets at West Point but for reason unknown never graduated, such as Lewis Armistead.
  • In 1827, he was appointed a cadet at West Point. Cited from Cleveland Past and Present, by Maurice Joblin
  • The course of instruction lasts for three years, and is a modification of that given the cadets at West Point. Cited from Modern India, by William Eleroy Curtis
  • He had been commandant of cadets at West Point just before the war, and had from the first an "inside" view of the rebellion. Cited from Military Reminiscences of the Civil War V2, J. Cox
  • Through his influence, young Poe secured a discharge from the army, and obtained an appointment as cadet at West Point. Cited from Poets of the South, by F.V.N. Painter
  • Tidball and Jackson were assigned to the same company in the Corps of Cadets at West Point.
  • There is a story told that a general officer's wife visited West Point, for the first time, to see her son, a new cadet at West Point. Cited from Dick Prescott's Second Year at West Point, by H. Irving Hancock
  • Upon the outbreak of the Civil War, Augur served as commandant of cadets at West Point.
  • They claim to give an accurate and impartial narrative of my four years' life while a cadet at West Point, as well as a general idea of the institution there. Cited from The Colored Cadet at West Point, by Henry Flipper
  • "You see, there are several hundred cadets at West Point, and Dick and I were not in the same section with Dodge." Cited from Dick Prescott's Third Year at West Point, by H. Irving Hancock
  • When George Washington Whistler was a cadet at West Point, there came to visit the place Doctor Swift and his beautiful young daughter, Mary. Cited from Little Journeys. . .Eminent Artists, by Hubbard