Letters Received by the Adjutant General, 1861-1870 record example

Letters Received by the Adjutant General, 1861-1870

Records: 342,503 · Complete: 81%

Letters from officers and enlisted men of the Army, the Secretary of War, the president, members of Congress, governors, and others. They are the largest series of letters received by the AG. They relate to appointment, recruitment, transfer, pay, promotion, leave, discharge, and other personnel actions affecting officers and enlisted men of the Army; orders of the War Department; military expeditions and campaigns; military installations and organizations; and Indian affairs.

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"Letters Received by the Office of the Adjutant General, Main Series, 1861-1870" database with images Fold3 (https://www.fold3.com//title/822/letters-received-by-the-adjutant-general-1861-1870: accessed March 5, 2021)

Publication Title
Letters Received by the Adjutant General, 1861-1870
Total Records
342,503 · Complete: 81%
Content Source
The National Archives logoThe National Archives
Publication Number
M619
Record Group
94
Published on Fold3
11 Sep 2012
Last Updated
07 Nov 2012
Description
NARA M619. Letters received by the Adjutant General's Office, 1860-70, during and after the Civil War period.