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Object Name Parole
Catalog Number 1914.001.00046
Date May 12, 1865
Scope & Content Parole for Major General Samuel Jones, May 12, 1865

Physical Appearance: May 12, 1865 - Tallahassee, Florida - Parole for Major General Samuel Jones. Swears to not take up arms against the government. Signed by Jones. In memo below, Captain and Provost Marshal J. B. Burns allows Jones to return home with side arms, private horses and baggage, "not to be disturbed by US authorities." <> "Parole given by me and accepted by Brig. Genl. McCook. U.S.A, Channing [?] refused to sign the printed form of parole presented to me by Genl. McCook, signed Sameul Jones." 1 pp.
People Jones, Samuel
McCook, Edward M.
Subjects Parole
Prisoners of war
Military discharges
Military leadership
Military officers