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Egbert L. Vielé

Army Officer/Civil Engineer/Politician

Centurion, 1855–1870

Full Name Egbert Ludovicus Vielé

Born 17 June 1825 in Waterford, New York

Died 22 April 1902 in New York (Manhattan), New York

Buried United States Military Academy Post Cemetery, West Point, New York

Proposed by John Winthrop Chanler

Elected 6 June 1855 at age twenty-nine

Archivist’s Note: Father of Herman K. Vielé

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