Rare Confederate Civil War Discharge Document - 26th Mississippi Infantry 1862 For Sale
Very rare originalCivil WarConfederate dischargedocument certifying that PrivateHiram Drumof Company is being discharged atBowling Green, KentuckyonFebruary 2, 1862by reason ofhaving lost an eye and disease of one leg. PrivateDrum is described as being53 years old, a native ofIredell County, North Carolinaand a farmer by occupation. The document is signedby Lt. A. M. Black,of Company A.The document is signed on the back by Private Drum. This regiment was captured at Fort Donelson just two weeks later, so Private Drum's discharge was well timed for him. Document size about8" x9 3/4". Free shipping. Authenticity and buyer satisfaction guaranteed.