The Resource Order (military record)

Order (military record)

Label
Order (military record), 1863 Mar. 23
Title
Order (military record)
Inclusive dates
1863 Mar. 23
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
General Order No. 46, dated 23 March 1863, issued by General Robert E. Lee (1807-1870) concerning President Jefferson Davis' (1808-1889) proclamation for a day of fasting and prayer and suspending all duties that day, except for those necessary for safety and subsistence, so soldier can attend religious services. Also includes General Order No. 21, dated 24 March 1863, issued by General Stonewall Jackson (1824-1863) reiterating the order for his command. Orders in handwriting of Lee's and Jackson's adjutants
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Cataloging source
Vi
Label
Order (military record)
Note
Item sent to the Virginia War History Commission in response to an article asking for military service information. The Virginia War History Commission was asking for information relating to World War I; these records deal with the Civil War and were therefore separated out
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
2
Immediate source of acquisition
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000499394
Type of unit
p.

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