<br /> Lee Letter: v056

Washington and Lee University

Sender: Robert E. Lee, Orders No. 35
Recipient:

Orders No. 35

Upon the recommendation of their company commander, Corporal Benjamin C. Berry, of company “E” 2nd Cavalry is appointed a Sergeant, and Privates George Knox, Andrew Viddle, and William C. A. S. Orr, are appointed Corporals, in that company, to rank as such from the 1st Inst.

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Capt Stoneman

Notes:

Lee PapersUniversity of Virginia Archives

Underlining on the manuscript (the text in italics) and the notation at the bottom of the page, “Capt. Stoneman,” were written in purple ink.