Hand Written Civil War Letter Dated 12 Dec. 1865 By Capt. Rockwell Indianapolis For Sale
This is a hand written letter dated Dec. 12, 1865. I will write it out here but some of the letters in the words I can not tell what they are but I will just put a _ at the place where I can not tell what the letter is. I think you can read it yourself in the photos but just in case I will write it out here the best I can. Indianapolis Dec 12th 1865
I certify that the following remark that appears opposite the name of Private Taylor Houghes Co. F 29 Ind Inf on the final Muster out Ro_lls of the Company are the same as taken from the Ro_ll of Assignment from the 73rd Ind Inf as ____ S.O. no 9 dated Head Quarters Mill Div of Tenn July 2nd 1865. Retained to make time good lost by desertion from Mar 20 1864 to May 20, 1864 by Order of Gen Rousseau?(not sure of spelling). And I fruther certify that the above named Soldier reported to my Co. for duty on or about the 8th day of July 1865 and that he has been a good and Obedient Soldier while with my Company. and signed O(?)B. Rockwell Capt. Co. F 29 Ind Inf
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