|Object Name||ORDERS, MILITARY|
|Scope & Content||
Orders, military; Colonel Ulric Dahlgren: Orders to Officers and Men concerning the Richmond, Virginia, Raid, Spring 1864
Physical Appearance: [n. d., 1864] - Headquarters, Third Division, Cavalry, Corps - Union Colonel Ulric Dahlgren to "Officers and Men" - Informs a select group of soldiers that they have been chosen for a "desperate undertaking . . . to release the prisoners from Belle Isle" and then "destroy and burn the hateful city [Richmond, Virginia]." 3 pp. Label: "83" near upper left corner.
|Archival History||Formerly located in the MC 3 M-613e files. A second set of copies are available in the USA Collections, Box 1, USA Commanders section, under Dahlgren.|
Johnson, Bradley Tyler
Dahlgren's Raid / Kilpatrick-Dahlgren Raid