1865 Order - 25th Corps Artillery Brigade - Lieutenant Theron Upson, 1st Conn. Light Battery

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1865 Order - 25th Corps Artillery Brigade - Lieutenant Theron Upson, 1st Conn. Light Battery

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Offered here is an interesting February 1865 hand-written general order written by 1st Lieutenant Theron Upson, of the 1st Connecticut Light Battery (and A.A.A.G. to Captain L. L. Langdon, commanding the 25th Corps Artillery Brigade). The order reads:

Hd Qrs Arty. Brigade
25th Army Corps.
February 16th, 1865

General Orders. No. 5

I In order to meet the requirements of Circular from Hd. Qrs 25 A.C. dated February 15th, 1865, the usual Field Reports will be discontinued. Battery Commanders will send their morning Report Books to these Hd. Qrs. at 9 o'clock A.M. Surgeon's call will be sounded at such an hour as will enable the attending Surgeons to render their Reports to Battery Commanders in season for the Morning reports for the day for which they are made.

By order of Capt. L. L. Langdon,
Theron Upton,
1st Lt. 1st Conn. Lt Battery
A.A.A.G.

The order is docketed on the reverse side.

The document measures 7 3/4" x 9 3/4". The paper is in good condition and isn't stiff or particularly delicate. Some very minor wear to corners and edges. Minor moisture spotting.

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