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


Coxs Mills Gilmer Co W Va
Dec 15th 1863

[?] Pierpoint Adjnct General

Dear Sir,
You will please [?] the money for my Company On the pay role I sent you and you and pay the money to Galleint + Delaplane + have ti placed to the credit of George Heckert & Co + they will pay the amt here [?]me the whole amt + the amt per day for the privats + the amt that Each officers pay is per day. Direct to Coxs Mill Gilmer Co and oblige yours +c.

John H. Bush
Capt Vol Militia

[?] I Recd the others money Sent by letter to [?] all right

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 05, Folder 6

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