Rudolph Brandenberger to Richard Yates

Title

Rudolph Brandenberger to Richard Yates

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1865-01-XX

Rights

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

Format

pdf

Language

eng

Identifier

511829

Transcription

Governor Yates, Sir

I would thank your excelency for an order for a transfur. I am in the 3d St. Hospital, Keokuk, Iowa. and would like very much to be transfured to my own State. whare my parrents reside I would like to go to Chicago. or Springfield Hospital. I live about 80 miles from Chicago. and prefer to go thair if you will grant me this privilege.

My right arm is shot off. I have spoak about a discharge but thay have don nothing about it yet. I would like to get thair as soon as posible.

please address Rudolph. Brandenburger 3d St Hospital. Ward 2. Keokuk. Iowa

I am sir yours truely

Rudolph. Brandenburger Corpral. Co. B 429th Iill


Brandenberger Randolph Co B 129th Regt. U.s. Hospital Keokuk Janiy 1865

Wants transfer

Status

Complete

Percent Completed

100

Weight

20

Original Format

2

Citation

“Rudolph Brandenberger to Richard Yates,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed November 27, 2020, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/20618.