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Object Name Orders, Military
Catalog Number REL-89
Collection CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION
Date May 20, 1864
Scope & Content General Orders No. 44, May 20, 1864

Physical Appearance: The military orders document is General Orders No. 44, dated May 20, 1864. Lee announces the death [on May 12] of Maj. Gen. J. E. B. Stuart to the Army of Northern Virginia. The orders are signed by Lee. (See "Official Reports," XXXVI, pt. 3, 800.)
People Lee, Robert E.
Stuart, James Ewell Brown (J. E. B.) (Jeb)
Subjects Armies
War casualties
Death
Military officers