Documents

Date:
1865-1865

General order number 20. The order is from General Grant from Nashville, Tennessee. Dated March 16, 1865. This order tells Federals to help any Confederate deserters who agree to an oath of Loyalty to the United States. These soldiers are to be furnished with food and free transportation to their homes. End of war. Late war.

Description (physical):

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Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Identifier:
2004.002.197
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier