Viewing page 155 of 211
It looks like you're using a mobile device. We recommend using a physical keyboard for transcription entry.
WAR DEPARTMENT, ADJUTANT GENERAL'S OFFICE, Washington, June 9th, 1866. SPECIAL ORDERS, } No. 274. } (Extract.) * * * * * 3. So much of Special Orders, No. 236, May 18th, 1866, from this Office, as suspended for twenty days so much of Special Orders, No. 212, May 8th, 1866, from this Office, as directed 2d Lieutenant F. H. Beecher, 3d U. S. Infantry, to report in person, without delay, to the Commanding Officer, Fort Columbus, New York Harbor, to assist in conducting recruits to the Military Division of the Mississippi, after which he would proceed to join his regiment at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, is hereby further suspended for twenty days from June 6th, 1866. Lieutenant Beecher will hold himself in readiness for orders to proceed to North Carolina, as a witness before a General Court Martial, to convene at Raleigh. * * * * * By command of Lieutenant-General Grant: W. A. NICHOLS, Assistant Adjutant General. OFFICIAL: [[signature]] ^[[R. Williams]] [[/signature]] Assistant Adjutant General. ^[[Assistant Commissioner Bureau of R. F. and A. L. for North Carolina thro General Howard.]] [[stamp]] BUREAU R. F. & A. L. * WASHINGTON * REC'D JUN 11 1866 [[/stamp]]
Corrected "By command of. . .Sec of War" to "Lt Gen Grant" Please be careful when cutting and pasting.
Please note that the language and terminology used in this collection reflects the context and culture of the time of its creation, and may include culturally sensitive information. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology. The information within this collection does not reflect the views of the Smithsonian Institution, but is available in its original form to facilitate research. For questions or comments regarding sensitive content, access, and use related to this collection, please contact email@example.com.