Event: Fremont Named Commander of Western Department
Category: Politics and Government
Brief Description: John C. Fremont arrived in St. Louis in 1861 as commander of the Western Department of the U.S. Army.
Decade: 1860 - 1869
Beginning Date: Jul. 01, 1861
Ending Date: Jul. 01, 1861
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