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Child of the Rebellion: West Virginia Sesquicentennial
Civil War Union Militia Correspondence


Clay C. H. W. Va
Apl. 6th 1865

Col Geo. W. Brown
Qm Gen. sir,

My Requisition for the month of may will be for the same number of men as the Last (57) I would be glad you would send me some Approved requisitions for Ammunition Blank. There is no enormous department here + would I come myself I am frequently troubled to get ammunition owing to the frequent Changes of Officers I only need to know in small quantities

Very Resp Your Obt Sert
Capt Benj. L Stephenson

Transcription by Rose Feazell, undergraduate student enrolled in Dr. Billy Joe Peyton’s Fall 2010 “Introduction to Public History” at West Virginia State University


Militia Box 03, Folder 15

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