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Object Name COMMISSION
Catalog Number CML-CCW.3
Collection CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION
Date 1863
Scope & Content Claudius Charles Wilson: Appointment as Brigadier General, November 18, 1863

Physical Appearance: November 18, 1863 - [Header] Confederate States of America, War Department, Richmond, [Virginia] - Notifies Wilson of his Presidential appointment as Brigadier General, P[rovisional] A[rmy of the] C[onfederate] S[tates], to rank from November 16, 1863. Contains orders to report for duty to General Braxton Bragg for assignment to Walker's Brigade. Signed, "James A. Seddon" Secretary of War. 1 page. Notes: Upper left corner, "Rec'd Hd Qrs Dept. Tenn. / Dec. 1/ 63."
Dimensions: [H]9.625" __[W]9"
Archival History Claudius Wilson's appointment as brigadier was formerly located in the MC 3 Georgia Room Papers (AC2 Lf 39-40).
People Wilson, Claudius Charles
Subjects CML MISCELLANEOUS