Cyrus B. Bristol to Richard Yates

Title

Cyrus B. Bristol to Richard Yates

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1864-04-30

Rights

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum holds all rights and permissions.

Format

pdf

Language

en

Identifier

508892

Transcription

Viola Illinois April 30th

Govener Yates

Honerable Sir

You will please pardon me for persenally addressing you but it is in regard to a subject of which I am not able to judge my self I wish to be informed as to whether a man that is in the United States service and has reenlisted as a veteran Volunteer would be allowed the privilege of recuiting a company for this new call of 20,000 to serve for 100 days and if he could be detached from his own Regt for the purpose if convenient please inform me immedeately and oblige

Your humble Servant

Cyrus B Bristol

Viola Mercer County

Illinois


Col Loomis

See me about this

Bristol Cyrus B.

Viola. Ills

April 30, 1864

Can a re-enlisted veteran be detached from his Regt and be allowed to recruit for 100 days Service

Answer

Answered May 7 64

Status

Complete

Percent Completed

100

Weight

20

Original Format

2

Citation

“Cyrus B. Bristol to Richard Yates,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed December 6, 2020, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/13205.