1860 Political Figure Social Studies: Ulysses S. Grant

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1860 political figure social studies Ulysses S. Grant Ulysses S. Grant grew up in Georgetown, Ohio. At the age of 17 he attended the United States Military Academy at West Point. In 1843 he graduated as an average student at the Academy. After graduating he was placed in Saint Louis, Missouri. During the Mexican-American War he was a quartermaster. He was very brave and got credit and opportunities for it. After getting married in 1848 and starting a family shortly after, he had to leave because he was assigned for war. In 1853 Grant got transferred to Fort Humboldt as Captain. When he came home after his assignment him and his family moved to Missouri. Grant attempted several more jobs like farming land, real estate, engineer,
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