Z566     Confederate Special Order No. 3

Description: This is a neat order telling 2nd Lt. John S. Lanier to report to duty in Vicksburg. He was an aid-de-camp under Major General Leonidas Polk of the 1st Corps. Interesting piece of history.

Measures: 7" x 9"

Price: $225.00

This Side Reads

 

Headquarters of the Forces

Department No. 2

In Camp Near Tupelo

July 11, 1862

 

Special Order No. 3

At his own request 2nd Lt. John S. Lanier C.S. Infantry is hereby ordered

to report to Maj. Gen. Van Dorn for duty, at Vicksburg.

 

By Command of Maj. Gen. Polk

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This Side Reads

 

Aid Gen. Polk's Div

Tupelo July 11, 1862

Special Orders No. 3

??????? Lt. Lanier to Report to Gen. Van Dorn

Rec? Vicksburg July 20 1862

 

 

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