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Object Name Commission
Catalog Number 2000.011.00002
Date August 27, 1856
Scope & Content Commission of William Dorsey Pender 2nd Lieutenant by J. C. Ganschey, August 27, 1856

Physical Appearance: August 27, 1856 - [Header] Adjutant General's Office, Washington, [D. C.] - Encloses Pender's commission as Second Lieutenant for W[illiam] D[orsey] Pender in the 1[st United States Regiment] Dragoons. Signed, "J. C. Ganschey(?)" Ass[istan]t Adjutant General. 1 page. The commission is glued to a same size piece of heavy paperboard; Is broken at bottom left corner and has repair tape.
Dimensions: [H]8" __[W]7"
People Pender, William Dorsey, Sr.
Ganschey, J. C.
Search Terms Commission
Subjects Military decorations
Military leadership
Military officers
Military personnel
Leaders, Military