|Object Name||SPECIAL ORDERS|
|Collection||CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION|
|Scope & Content||
Head Quarters, Munford's Cavalry Brigade, Special Orders, No. 6, April 21, 1865
Physical Appearance: April 21 1865 - Head Quarters Munford's Cav[alry] Brig[ade], Special Orders, No. 6} Announces receipt of communication from President Jefferson Davis, ordering Munford's brigade to report to General Joseph E. Johnston and continue the fight. An attempt to bolster the morale of his men and rally them for fight. "We have still a country, a flag, an army, a Government." [Signed, Thomas T. Munford, Brig[adier] Gen[eral] Com[man]d[in]g Div[ision]. 1 page (photocopy of printed version). A postwar handwritten copy is also available in the folder.
|Archival History||The copies of Brig. Gen. Munford's Special Orders, No. 6 were formerly located in the T. T. #8 and MC 3 M-647 files.|