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18696 Gen. Willian Selby Harney  joined the regular army in 1818 and
distinguished himself against the Indians in Florida.  He fought in the
Mexican war, relieved of command by Scott and restored by President Polk,
his neighbor in Tennessee.  After the war, Harney did regular service in the
northwest.  He was in command of the Dept. of the West at the outset of the
Civil War.  He was relieved of command and later retired in 1863 because of
his speculated pro southern sympathies.  $250