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Object Name Commission
Catalog Number MS-19030624.3
Date July 24, 1862
Scope & Content Commission of Brigadier General Gilbert Moxley Sorrel as Major in Adjutant General's Office, July 24, 1862

Physical Appearance: July 24, 1862 - [Header] Confederate States of America, War Department, Richmond, [Virginia] - Appoints G[ilbert] M[oxley] Sorrel as Major, in Adjutant General's Office, in the service of the Provisional Army of the Confederate States, to rank from May 5, 1862. Also orders him to report for duty to Gen[era]l [James] Longstreet. Signed, "Geo. W. Randolph" Secretary of War. 1 pp.
Archival History Sorrel's appointment as Major was formerly located in the MC 3 G-403s files.
People Sorrel, Gilbert Moxley
Longstreet, James
Randolph, George Wythe
Search Terms Commission
Appointment
Subjects Command of troops
Leaders, Military
Military leadership
Military officers
Military personnel