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


West Union January 23rd 1864

Genl Geo. W. Brown Esq
Wheeling, WV

Sir
Your of the 21st6 past came to hand you requested me to send you receipts for them French Rifels That I drew last, I have Receipted them once, if I mis take not I am willing receipt a gain Pleas send blanks

Genrl you will fined enclosed Receipts for them catergaes that was lost.

as the end of the month is drawing nigh. I shall need a Recusition for rations for the month of February

Very Respectfully Yours
H.S. Sayre Capt
Comdj Doddridge C. WVa Scouts

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


Militia Box 04, Folder 8

West Virginia Archives and History