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General Orders Affecting the Volunteer Force: Adjutant General's Office, 1864
United States War Dept
No preview available - 2016
General Orders Affecting the Volunteer Force: Adjutant General's Office ...
United States War Department
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according ADJUTANT GENERAL'S OFFICE aforesaid agent allowed application appointed approved arms Army assigned Assistant Adjutant authority belong Board bounty called cause Cavalry certificate charge claim Colonel command commanding officer Commissary commissioned Congress copy court Department direct discharged district draft duty E. D. TOWNSEND enemy enlisted enrolling enter entitled examination exchanged field forces forwarded furnished further enacted give guns hereby horses hospitals hostile hundred immediately instructions Invalid Corps issued July loss Major March Medical ment military months mustered names necessary ORDER Ordnance organization paid parole payment person prescribed present President prisoners proper Provost Marshal punished Quartermaster rank re-enlistment receive recruits regiments regular Regulations respective rolls rules Second SECRETARY SECRETARY OF WAR serve Signal soldiers Surgeon term thereof tion transportation troops United unless Volunteers WAR DEPARTMENT Washington
Page liv - Navy of the United States in time of actual armed rebellion against the authority and government of the United States, and as a fit and necessary war measure for suppressing said rebellion, do, on this first day of January, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty-three, and in accordance with my purpose so to do, publicly proclaimed for the full period of one hundred days, from the day first above mentioned, order and designate as the States and parts of States wherein the people...
Page liv - St. Mary, St. Martin, and Orleans, including the city of New Orleans, Mississippi, Alabama, Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, and Virginia, except the forty-eight counties designated as West Virginia, and also the counties of Berkeley, Accomac...
Page 48 - ... by virtue or under color of any authority derived from or exercised by or under the President of the United States, or any act of Congress...
Page 33 - That all able-bodied male citizens of the United States, and persons of foreign birth who shall have declared on oath their intention to become citizens under and in pursuance of the laws thereof, between the ages of twenty and forty-five years, except as hereinafter excepted, are hereby declared to constitute the national forces, and shall be liable to perform military duty in the service of the United States when called out by the President for that purpose.
Page 68 - If such works of art, libraries, collections, or instruments belonging to a hostile nation or government, can be removed without injury, the ruler of the conquering state or nation may order them to be seized and removed for the benefit of the said nation. The ultimate ownership is to be settled by the ensuing treaty of peace.
Page liii - Whereas, on the twenty-second day of September, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty-two, a proclamation was issued by the President of the United States, containing, among other things, the following, to wit: "That on the first day of January, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and...
Page 76 - If a citizen of the United States obtains information in a legitimate manner, and betrays it to the enemy, be he a military or civil officer, or a private citizen, he shall suffer death.
Page 49 - And any attachment of the goods or estate of the defendant by the original process, shall hold the goods or estate so attached, to answer the final judgment in the same manner as by the laws of such State they would have been holden to answer final judgment, had it been rendered by the court in which the suit commenced.