91st PA--letters, 20 July 1864

Letters, 20 July 1864


[source: regimental letters book]

Head Quarters 91st Reg. Pa. Vols.
July 20th 1864
Capt E. C. Bennett
Asst. Adjt. Genl.
Captain

I have the honor to state that Lieut. Robert N. Martin and an Orderly Sergeant transferred to this command from Co. L. & M. 62nd Reg. Pa. Vols. remain unassigned.

There being no vacancy for an Orderly Sergt. I respectfully request that I may be instructed as to how the Orderly shall be disposed of without changing his grade. And how the Lieutenant shall be assigned.


I am Captain
Very Respectfully
Your Obedient Servant
John D Lentz
Major Commdg
[source: regimental orders book]
[I assume this order applies only to members of those companies whose terms expired before 25 Aug 64; see letter, Lentz to Bennett, 17 July 1864, and letter, Lentz to Bennett, 19 July 1864.]


Head Quarters 5th Army Corps
July 20th 1864
Special Order No 176

5 In compliance with paragraph 9. Special Orders No 191 Head Quarters Army of the Potomac July 18nt 1864 the following named regiments and independent companies the term of service of which expires before August 25th 1864 will at once be put en route for Washington reporting on their arrival to Major Genl. Halleck chief of Staff for further instructions


18nt Mass. Volunteers
Cos L. & M. 62nd Pa Vols.

By Command of
Major Genl. Warren
(Sgd) Fred. T. Locke
A. A. Genl
Hd Qrs 1st Div 5th Corps
July 20nt 1864
"Official"
(Sgd) C. B. Mervine
A A. Genl.
Head Qurs 2nd Brig. 1st Div. 5th Corps
July 20th 1864
Official
(Sgd) E. C. Bennett
A.A.A. Genl
Head Quarters 91st Regt. Pa Vols 2nd Brig 1st Div 5th Corps
July 20th 1864
Official
B. J. Tayman
Adjt

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