|Object Name||LETTER, ORIGINAL|
|Collection||CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION|
|Date||January 29, 1863|
|Scope & Content||
"Stapleton Crutchfield to Col. J. Thompson Brown, Jan. 29, 1863"
Physical Appearance: Col. Stapleton Crutchfield wrote this letter to Col. J. Thompson Brown on January 29, 1863. The letter refers to difficulties about forage. Crutchfield says he will send the statements of Brown and his officers to Gen. Pendleton.
|Creator||Crutchfield, Stapleton, Col.|
|Archival History||Stapleton Crutchfield served as Col. and Chief of Artillery to "Stonewall" Jackson, from May 26, 1862. Crutchfield lost a leg at Chancellorsville. He died in action at Sayler's Creek (Sailor's Creek).|