H. P. Pierce to Richard Yates

Title

H. P. Pierce to Richard Yates

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1864-06-10

Rights

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

Format

pdf

Language

en

Identifier

511386

Transcription

Moline Ills

June 10th 1864

Sir

I would respectfully offer my services to you for the hundred days service or any other if you have need of me. I have been in the three months service, was discharged having served out my time, then enlisted in the 16th Regt. Wis. Vols., was promoted to 1st Lieut and resigned that position on account of the illness of my wife, and now I am ready for service again - I would like to obtain & make a model Regt for precision of drill


&c. I have been in service nearly three years.

Your Obedt Servant

H. P. Pierce

Hon. Richard Yates Gov.

State of Ills.


H. P. Pierce

Moline June 10 1864

Offers his services as an officer for the Command of 100 day Regt

Status

Complete

Percent Completed

100

Weight

20

Original Format

3

Citation

“H. P. Pierce to Richard Yates ,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed December 2, 2020, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/16110.