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Object Name Letter
Catalog Number CML-MSC.4
Date November 13, 1861
Scope & Content Letter: Colonel James Patton Anderson to Major George G. Garner, November 13, 1861

Physical Appearance: November 13, 1861 - Head Quarters 2nd Brigade - J[ames] Patton Anderson, to Major Geor[ge] G. Garner - A[ssistant] A[djutant] Gen[era]l com[man]d[in]g Pensacola [Florida] - Concerns investigation of the desertion to the enemy of three soldiers from Louisiana Infantry on November 6. Details their escape and makes recommendations for the two sentinels, Privates Wilson and Harden, on duty that night at the harbor.

Signed "J. Patton Anderson" Col[onel] comm[an]d[in]g 2d Brigade. .
Creator Anderson, James Patton
Archival History Col. Anderson's letter to Major Garner was formerly located in the MC 3 G-403g files.
People Anderson, James Patton
Garner, George G.
Search Terms Army of Pensacola
Desertion
Florida
Louisiana
Subjects Deserters, Military