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General Order No. 36, 1862 May 17

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 14, Object: 2

Scope and Contents

Order originating from the War Department, Richmond, Va., regarding the application of discharge for soldiers over 35 years of age and promotions due to seniority.


  • Creation: 1862 May 17

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From the Collection: 3 Linear Feet



Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository