91st PA--official regimental letters

Orders, 4 May 1862

[source: company E orders]

Head Quarters 91st Regt. P.V.
Camp Stanton
Washington D.C.
May 4th /62
Special Order No 31

I - Capt Lentz Co E Will Proceed With his Command forthwith to the Old Capitol Prison and Report to Capt Gilbert

II - he Will Provide Four Days Cooked Rations for his Men and take their entire Camp equippage

By Order of
E. M. Gregory
Col. Comdg Regt
B. J. Tayman

[Since Ambrose Baker was arrested on the 13th, probably for shooting Jesse B Wharton, this may be related to Wharton's shooting. Perhaps the company A order book will have the rest of the order.]

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