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Bureau Refugees, Freedmen and Abandoned Lands,
Headquarters Southern District of North Carolina,
Office of Superintendent.

Wilmington, N.C. Aug 8th, 1866.

Major H H Foster
Ass't Sup't Bu R F and A L

Major

You will investigate this case, for claim for later, as the man belongs in Cumberland Co and wishes to return home.

I Am Major
Very Respectfully
Allan Rutherford
Col & Supt So Dist NC
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