Confederate States of America special orders

Confederate States of America special orders

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Confederate States of America. Army.
Title: Confederate States of America special orders
Dates: 1863-1864
Quantity: 1.0 folder (4 military orders)
Coll. Number: ms452

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of four military orders: special order no. 54 for the arrest of certain deserters, dated Headquarters of 5th Regiment, Georgia Calvary, Camp Devant, Isle of Hope, June 23, 1863; special order no. 207 detailing certain officers and men to the enrollment of conscripts, dated Head Quarters Military District Georgia, Savannah, August 3, 1863, issued by George A. Mercer; special order no. 91 for the arrest of deserters in McIntosh and adjoining counties, dated Headquarters of 5th Regiment, Georgia Calvary, Camp Devant, September 10, 1863, approved by Brigadier General Mercer; special order approving the creation of a wagon train to run between Montgomery and Union Springs, Alabama, and designating the order of the wagons from each unit, dated Montgomery, Alabama, September 3, 1864, signed “A. H. Cole, Inspector General of Transportation, Confederate States Army.”


Index Terms

Alabama--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.
Georgia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.
Mercer, George A.
Orders (military records).

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Confederate States of America special orders, ms 452. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Special orders, 1863-1864