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Object Name Orders, Military
Catalog Number REL-87
Collection CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION
Date May 4, 1864
Scope & Content General Orders No. 38, May 4, 1864

Physical Appearance: The military orders document is General Orders No. 38, dated May 4, 1864. Lee issued these orders to Maj. Gen. J. E. B. Stuart concerning the maintenance of security on marches, straggling, and problem of soldiers fighting inefficiently. The orders are signed by Lee.
People Lee, Robert E.
Stuart, James Ewell Brown (J. E. B.) (Jeb)
Subjects Military leadership
Military officers
Soldiers
Marching
Battles