|Object Name||Orders, Military|
|Date||October 20, 1864; November 24, 1864|
|Scope & Content||
Special Order: Head Quarters Department of Richmond, October 20, 1864 and Reply by G.W. Latham, November 24, 1864
Physical Appearance: October 20, 1864 - Head Quarters Department of Richmond [Virginia] - Special Order} Grants the below listed paroled POW a furlough of 40 days: Private George A. Preston, Signal Corps. By order of Lieut[enant] General Ewell. (Signed) T. O. Chestney, A[ssistant] A[djutant] General. >>Written reply at the bottom: November 24, 1864 - H[ea]d Q[uarte]rs 1st Sub Mil[itary] Dist[rict], Lynchburg, V[irgini]a - Certifies that the above is true / correct copy of the original. Signed "G. W. Latham" [Captain &] A[ssistant] A[djutant] Gen[eral].
|Creator||Chestney, Theodore O.|
|Archival History||The November 21, 1864 Special Order was formerly located in the MC 3 E-333 files.|
Chestney, Theodore O.
Ewell, Richard Stoddert
Preston, George Abner
Prisoners of war