Archive Record

Object Name Image, Digital
Catalog Number 2015.001.011
Collection Matthew C. Miller Digital Collection
Description Digitized Special Order from Henry B. Banning, Lieutenant Colonel Commanding 121st Ohio Volunteer Infantry, appointing a committee of other Captains to investigate the numerous weapons and accoutrement supposedly lost in action by M.A. Lawrence, Captain Company A 121st Ohio Volunteer Infantry. Banning appoints Captain Samuel Sharp of company "D" Lieutenant Stephen B. Morehouse of Company "D" and Lieutenant Charles Van Houten of Company "B" to a board of survey to determine if Lawrence should be held responsible for a number of weapons which were lost in battle under his command. Ultimately, they decide that he is released from liability and the loss was not his fault.

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Date 1863
Dates of Creation October 21, 1863
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Accession number 2015.001