91st PA--letters, 17 February 1865

Letters, 17 February 1865

[source: regimental letters book]

Hd Qrs 91s Pa V Vols
February 17" 1865
Capt Geo F Morgan
A. A. A. G.

I have the honor to request that William H Carpenter Capt. Co "D" 91st Pa V Vols now detailed as member of Gen. Court Martial convened at Philadelphia Pa by virtue of S. O. 293 H Qrs Dept. of the Susquehanna Chambersburg Pa December 5" 1864: be returned to his regt for duty. His Company is at present without a Comm off.

I am Capt &c
Eli G Sellers
Lieut Col. Commdg
[source: regimental orders book]

Hd Qrs 91s Pa V Vols
February 17" 1865
Special Orders No 9

The following promotions are here by ordered in this regiment to take effect from the date set opposite their respective names

SergtJohn F Casnerto be1s SergtCo "K"January 1st 1865
CorplWilliam Cloud" "Sergt" "" 1st 1865
"George H Gash" "" " "" 1st 1865
"Samuel B Tipton" """ "" 1st 1865
PrivateWilfred Bywater" "Corpl" "" 1st 1865
"David Baughman""" "" 1st 1865
SergtJames Simpsonto be1st SergtCo A." 1st 1865
PrivateJohn T Jester" "Corpl" "1st 1865
Serg.Edwin Hause" "1st Sergt" F1st 1865
CorplGeorge Flemming" "Sergt" "1st 1865
PrivateJohn Denning" "Corpl" "1st "
CorplWm Chapman" "Sergt" F1st "
PrivtGeorge Keller" "Corpl" "" "
[note: the last six lines don't have a ditto mark for the month because Simpson's Co ran into the next column, and the subsequent lines give the company in the month column]
[note: no signature]

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