[General court martial order, January 31, 1865]

Description:

By order of the Secretary of War, E. D. Townsend, this general court martial order No.43 states that Captain Henry W. Scott would be released and returned to duty. Scott's trial was held without authority and the proceedings were considered "null and void." The order is signed by the acting adjutant general, but his signature is illegible. The date and location of Capt. Scott's trial is stated in the order.Scott was part of the 1st Veteran New York Cavalry.

Creator(s): War Department
Location(s): United States - West Virginia - Kanawha County - Charleston
Creation Date: January 31, 1865
Partner(s):
UNT Archives
Collection(s):
The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
Usage:
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Creator (Author):
War Department

Adjutant General'sOffice

Date(s):
  • Creation: January 31, 1865
Coverage:
Place
United States - West Virginia - Kanawha County - Charleston
Era
Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1876
Date
1865~  
Description:

By order of the Secretary of War, E. D. Townsend, this general court martial order No.43 states that Captain Henry W. Scott would be released and returned to duty. Scott's trial was held without authority and the proceedings were considered "null and void." The order is signed by the acting adjutant general, but his signature is illegible. The date and location of Capt. Scott's trial is stated in the order.Scott was part of the 1st Veteran New York Cavalry.

Physical Description:

[2] p. ; 20 x 12 cm.

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Keyword(s): general court martial orders
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_1997-008-001
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth186670
Resource Type: Legal Document
Format: Text