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June 16th

Postmaster General U.S.A.

I have the honor to request information in the following case.
Thomas Adams (Colored) States that he was a Private in the 14th regiment U.S. Colored artillery (Heavy)-and Company L- and was mustered not with said Regiment on the 11th of Dec: 1865 and that four months pay is now due him.
I Am General
Very Respectfully
Your Obd't Servant
Allan Rutherford
Bvt Colonel U.S.A
Sup't Su Dist. NC.
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