Instructions for Ordnance Officers and Acting Ordnance Officers at Headquarters of Departments, Armies, Divisions, Brigades, or Districts.

Description:

Circular from the War Department containing "General Orders No. 193" to perfect organizing the services of the Ordnance Department, as connected with Armies in the field and the Military Departments, and at the same time securing for that Department the services of a body efficient officers, trained to its special duties. The document includes 10 orders sent by Secretary of War E. D. Townsend as well as the specific orders of George D. Ramsay to complete the orders of Townsend. Two forms are printed at the end of the circular: Form No. 31 (b), Monthly Report of Ordnance and Acting Ordnance Officers on duty; and Form No. 31 (c), Quarterly Report of Officers responsible for Ordnance Property.

Creator(s): Ramsay, George D.
Creation Date: May 23, 1864
Partner(s):
UNT Archives
Collection(s):
The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
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Creator (Author):
Ramsay, George D.

Geo. D. Ramsay, Brig. General, Chief of Ordnance

Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: U.S. War Dept
Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: May 23, 1864
Coverage:
Era
Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1876
Date
May 23, 1864
Description:

Circular from the War Department containing "General Orders No. 193" to perfect organizing the services of the Ordnance Department, as connected with Armies in the field and the Military Departments, and at the same time securing for that Department the services of a body efficient officers, trained to its special duties. The document includes 10 orders sent by Secretary of War E. D. Townsend as well as the specific orders of George D. Ramsay to complete the orders of Townsend. Two forms are printed at the end of the circular: Form No. 31 (b), Monthly Report of Ordnance and Acting Ordnance Officers on duty; and Form No. 31 (c), Quarterly Report of Officers responsible for Ordnance Property.

Note:

"Circular No. 28--Series of 1864"

Physical Description:

4, [2] p. ; 25 x 20 cm.

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Keyword(s): ordnance | government documents
Contributor(s):
Series Title: Hamilton K. Redway Family papers, 1825-1916
Partner:
UNT Archives
Collection:
The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 25079248 |
  • CALL-NO: HM. 57
  • UNTCAT: b1038507 |
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: HKR_1996-017-010
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth186554
Resource Type: Pamphlet
Format: Text