Special Orders No. 71, April 29, 1865

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Title

Special Orders No. 71, April 29, 1865

Subject

United States Military Academy -- History
Johnston, Joseph E (Joseph Eggleston), 1807-1891, USMA 1829
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865

Description

A salute of 36 guns will be fired at 12 M. today, under the directions of the Commandant of Cadets in honor of the surrender of the rebel General Johnston with all the forces under his Command to General Sherman

Creator

Cullum, George W. (George Washington), 1809-1892, USMA 1833
Boynton, Edward C (Edward Carlisle), 1824-1893, USMA 1846

Source

Brig. Gen. George Cullum, West Point, N.Y., April 29, 1865, Records of the Office of the Superintendent; Series 2, Vol. 6, February 27, 1861- July 26, 1866, p. 327, Records of the U.S. Military Academy, Record Group 404; National Archives-Affiliated Archives: record on deposit at the U.S. Military Academy, West Point, NY

Publisher

United States Military Academy

Date

1865-04-29

Contributor

Boynton, Edward C. (Edward Carlisle), 1824-1893, USMA 1846

Rights

Public Domain (see USMA Library Terms of Use)

Format

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Language

Eng

Type

Military orders
Record-keeping works

Identifier

Special Orders No. 71, Brig. Gen. George Cullum, West Point, N.Y., April 29, 1865

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Text

Special Orders No. 71, April 29, 1865

Original Format

paper

Citation

Cullum, George W. (George Washington), 1809-1892, USMA 1833 and Boynton, Edward C (Edward Carlisle), 1824-1893, USMA 1846, “Special Orders No. 71, April 29, 1865,” U.S. Military Academy Library Exhibits, accessed January 29, 2023, https://usmalibrary.omeka.net/items/show/108.

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