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


Glenville WVa
January 13th 1865

Gen F. P. Pierpoint
Dear sir

Yours, Of the 7th [?] requesting a report from A Bush in relation to his being sent to Richmond in 1863 to secure the release of Mikinger and Gluck

I arrested him and notified that he must report in relation there to he there upon filed the endorsed statement to denoted to his excellency the governor

I am awaiting further orders

Yours Respectfuly
W Wiant
Capt 2nd Co. [?]

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


Militia Box 05, Folder 10

West Virginia Archives and History